Subject: Re: NATM broken: atm needs-flag vs options NATM
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/05/1998 16:19:30
On Sun, 5 Jul 1998, Jonathan Stone wrote:

: which looks like a test for "options NATM" (native ATM networking
: stack, with NATM defined if enabled and undefined if not enabled.
: But that conflicts with the "atm needs-flag" in sys/conf/files, which
: produces "atm.h" in the kernelbuild directory.  NATM is _always_
: defined in atm.h , as 1 or 0 to indicate configured or not-configured,
: respectively.
: Is it safe to just delete the "needs-flag" from net/if_atmsubr.c?

The code should make use of atm.h, since that flag is defined by the "files"
file, and the #ifdef construct should change to "#if NATM > 0".  "options
NATM" exists nowhere in kernel config files - it is supposed to function

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.