Changeset 42519


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Timestamp:
2014-09-13T22:27:25+02:00 (3 years ago)
Author:
hauke
Message:

Kconfig: Various typo/grammar/line-length fixes in Config*.in files

Non-functional changes to config/Config-*.in files, including:

  • spelling mistakes
  • inconsistent terminology
  • grammar
  • overly long lines in "help" components

Signed-off-by: Robert P. J. Day <rpjday@…>

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trunk/config
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  • trunk/config/Config-build.in

    r42282 r42519  
    2121                bool "Compile with support for patented functionality" 
    2222                help 
    23                   When this option is disabled, software which provides patented functionality will not be built. 
    24                   In case software provides optional support for patented functionality, 
    25                   this optional support will get disabled for this package. 
     23                  When this option is disabled, software which provides patented functionality 
     24                  will not be built.  In case software provides optional support for patented 
     25                  functionality, this optional support will get disabled for this package. 
    2626 
    2727        config BUILD_NLS 
     
    2929                bool "Compile with full language support" 
    3030                help 
    31                   When this option is enabled, packages are built with the full versions of iconv and GNU gettext 
    32                   instead of the default OpenWrt stubs. If uClibc is used, it is also built with locale support. 
     31                  When this option is enabled, packages are built with the full versions of 
     32                  iconv and GNU gettext instead of the default OpenWrt stubs. If uClibc is 
     33                  used, it is also built with locale support. 
    3334 
    3435        config BUILD_STATIC_TOOLS 
     
    3637                bool "Attempt to link host utilities statically" 
    3738                help 
    38                   Linking host utilities like sed or firmware-utils statically increases the portability of the 
    39                   generated ImageBuilder and SDK tarballs, however it may fail on some Linux distributions. 
     39                  Linking host utilities like sed or firmware-utils statically increases the 
     40                  portability of the generated ImageBuilder and SDK tarballs; however, it may 
     41                  fail on some Linux distributions. 
    4042 
    4143        config SHADOW_PASSWORDS 
     
    5153                default n 
    5254                help 
    53                   This removes all ipkg/opkg status data files from the target directory before building the root fs 
     55                  This removes all ipkg/opkg status data files from the target directory 
     56                  before building the root filesystem. 
    5457 
    5558        config COLLECT_KERNEL_DEBUG 
     
    6063                help 
    6164                  This collects debugging symbols from the kernel and all compiled modules. 
    62                   Useful for release builds, so that kernel issues can be debugged offline later. 
     65                  Useful for release builds, so that kernel issues can be debugged offline 
     66                  later. 
    6367 
    6468        comment "Kernel build options" 
     
    7377                default n 
    7478                help 
    75                   Adds -g3 to the CFLAGS 
     79                  Adds -g3 to the CFLAGS. 
    7680 
    7781        config IPV6 
     
    8084                default y 
    8185                help 
    82                   Enable IPV6 support in packages (passes --enable-ipv6 to configure scripts). 
     86                  Enable IPv6 support in packages (passes --enable-ipv6 to configure scripts). 
    8387 
    8488        config PKG_BUILD_PARALLEL 
     
    8791                default y 
    8892                help 
    89                   This adds a -jX option to certain packages that are known to 
    90                   behave well for parallel build. By default the package make processes 
    91                   use the main jobserver, in which case this option only takes effect 
    92                   when you add -jX to the make command. 
     93                  This adds a -jX option to certain packages that are known to behave well 
     94                  for parallel build. By default, the package make processes use the main 
     95                  jobserver, in which case this option only takes effect when you add -jX 
     96                  to the make command. 
    9397 
    9498                  If you are unsure, select N. 
     
    99103                default n 
    100104                help 
    101                   Add -Wformat -Werror=format-security to the CFLAGS 
    102                   You can disable this per package by adding 
    103                   PKG_CHECK_FORMAT_SECURITY:=0 in the package Makefile 
     105                  Add -Wformat -Werror=format-security to the CFLAGS.  You can disable 
     106                  this per package by adding PKG_CHECK_FORMAT_SECURITY:=0 in the package 
     107                  Makefile. 
    104108 
    105109        config PKG_BUILD_USE_JOBSERVER 
     
    110114                help 
    111115                  This passes the main make process jobserver fds to package builds, 
    112                   enabling full parallelization across different packages 
     116                  enabling full parallelization across different packages. 
    113117 
    114118                  Note that disabling this may overcommit CPU resources depending on the 
    115                   -j level of the main make process, the number of package 
    116                   submake jobs selected below and the number of actual CPUs present. 
     119                  -j level of the main make process, the number of package submake jobs 
     120                  selected below and the number of actual CPUs present. 
    117121                  Example: If the main make is passed a -j4 and the submake -j 
    118122                  is also set to 4, we may end up with 16 parallel make processes 
    119123                  in the worst case. 
    120  
    121124 
    122125        config PKG_BUILD_JOBS 
     
    138141                  Always set the default package build rules to parallel build. 
    139142 
    140                   WARNING: This may break build or kill your cat, as it builds 
    141                   packages with multiple jobs that are probably not tested in 
    142                   a parallel build environment. 
    143  
    144                   Only say Y, if you don't mind fixing broken packages. 
    145                   Before reporting build bugs, set this to N and re-run the build. 
     143                  WARNING: This may break build or kill your cat, as it builds packages 
     144                  with multiple jobs that are probably not tested in a parallel build 
     145                  environment. 
     146 
     147                  Only say Y if you don't mind fixing broken packages.  Before reporting 
     148                  build bugs, set this to N and re-run the build. 
    146149 
    147150        comment "Stripping options" 
     
    158161                        bool "none" 
    159162                        help 
    160                           This will install unstripped binaries (useful for native compiling/debugging) 
     163                          This will install unstripped binaries (useful for native 
     164                          compiling/debugging). 
    161165 
    162166                config USE_STRIP 
    163167                        bool "strip" 
    164168                        help 
    165                           This will install binaries stripped using strip from binutils 
     169                          This will install binaries stripped using strip from binutils. 
    166170 
    167171 
     
    172176                        depends on !USE_EGLIBC 
    173177                        help 
    174                           This will install binaries stripped using sstrip 
     178                          This will install binaries stripped using sstrip. 
    175179        endchoice 
    176180 
     
    182186                default "--strip-all" 
    183187                help 
    184                   Specifies arguments passed to the strip command when stripping binaries 
     188                  Specifies arguments passed to the strip command when stripping binaries. 
    185189 
    186190        config STRIP_KERNEL_EXPORTS 
    187191                bool "Strip unnecessary exports from the kernel image" 
    188192                help 
    189                   Reduces kernel size by stripping unused kernel exports from the kernel image 
    190                   Note that this might make the kernel incompatible with any kernel modules that 
    191                   were not selected at the time the kernel image was created 
     193                  Reduces kernel size by stripping unused kernel exports from the kernel 
     194                  image.  Note that this might make the kernel incompatible with any kernel 
     195                  modules that were not selected at the time the kernel image was created. 
    192196 
    193197        config USE_MKLIBS 
     
    195199                help 
    196200                  Reduces libraries to only those functions that are necessary for using all 
    197                   selected packages (including those selected as <M>) 
    198                   Note that this will make the system libraries incompatible with most of the packages 
    199                   that are not selected during the build process 
     201                  selected packages (including those selected as <M>).  Note that this will 
     202                  make the system libraries incompatible with most of the packages that are 
     203                  not selected during the build process. 
    200204 
    201205        choice 
  • trunk/config/Config-devel.in

    r40946 r42519  
    2929                default y 
    3030                help 
    31                   Automatically rebuild packages when their files change 
     31                  Automatically rebuild packages when their files change. 
    3232 
    3333        config BUILD_SUFFIX 
     
    3535                default "" 
    3636                help 
    37                   Build suffix to append to the BUILD_DIR variable, i.e: build_dir_suffix 
     37                  Build suffix to append to the BUILD_DIR variable, i.e: build_dir_suffix. 
    3838 
    3939        config TARGET_ROOTFS_DIR 
     
    4141                default "" 
    4242                help 
    43                   Override the default TARGET_ROOTFS_DIR variable content $(BUILD_DIR) with custom path. 
    44                   Use this option to re-define the location of the target root file system directory. 
     43                  Override the default TARGET_ROOTFS_DIR variable content $(BUILD_DIR) with 
     44                  custom path.  Use this option to re-define the location of the target 
     45                  root filesystem directory. 
    4546 
    4647        config CCACHE 
     
    4849                default n 
    4950                help 
    50                   Compiler cache; see http://ccache.samba.org/ 
     51                  Compiler cache; see http://ccache.samba.org/. 
    5152 
    5253        config EXTERNAL_KERNEL_TREE 
     
    6061                  Enter the full git repository path i.e.: 
    6162                  git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git 
    62                   This will create a git clone of the kernel in your build 
    63                   directory. 
     63                  This will create a git clone of the kernel in your build directory. 
    6464 
    6565        config KERNEL_GIT_LOCAL_REPOSITORY 
     
    6969                help 
    7070                  Enter a full pathname to a local reference git repository. 
    71                   In this instance, the --refererence option of git clone will 
     71                  In this instance, the --reference option of git clone will 
    7272                  be used thus creating a quick local clone of your repo. 
    7373 
     
    8484                bool "Enable log files during build process" if DEVEL 
    8585                help 
    86                   If enabled log files will be written to the ./log directory 
     86                  If enabled, log files will be written to the ./log directory. 
    8787 
    8888        config SRC_TREE_OVERRIDE 
     
    9292                  code instead of the normal tarball. Create a symlink 'git-src' 
    9393                  in the package directory, pointing to the .git tree that you want 
    94                   to pull the source code from 
     94                  to pull the source code from. 
    9595 
    9696        config EXTRA_OPTIMIZATION 
     
    9898                default "-fno-caller-saves" 
    9999                help 
    100                   Extra Target-independent optimizations to use when building for the target. 
     100                  Extra target-independent optimizations to use when building for the target. 
  • trunk/config/Config-images.in

    r41764 r42519  
    1111                default y if USES_INITRAMFS 
    1212                help 
    13                   Embed the rootfs into the kernel (initramfs) 
     13                  Embed the root filesystem into the kernel (initramfs). 
    1414 
    1515                choice 
     
    4949                        default "" 
    5050                        help 
    51                           Kernel uses specified external cpio as INITRAMFS_SOURCE 
     51                          Kernel uses specified external cpio as INITRAMFS_SOURCE. 
    5252 
    5353        comment "Root filesystem archives" 
     
    5757                default y if USES_CPIOGZ 
    5858                help 
    59                   Build a compressed cpio archive of the the root filesystem 
     59                  Build a compressed cpio archive of the root filesystem. 
    6060 
    6161        config TARGET_ROOTFS_TARGZ 
     
    6363                default y if USES_TARGZ 
    6464                help 
    65                   Build a compressed tar archive of the the root filesystem 
     65                  Build a compressed tar archive of the root filesystem. 
    6666 
    6767        comment "Root filesystem images" 
     
    7171                default y if USES_EXT4 
    7272                help 
    73                   Build a ext4 root filesystem 
     73                  Build an ext4 root filesystem. 
    7474 
    7575                config TARGET_EXT4_MAXINODE 
     
    7878                        default 6000 
    7979                        help 
    80                           Allows you to change the maximum number of inodes in the root filesystem 
     80                          Select the maximum number of inodes in the root filesystem. 
    8181 
    8282                config TARGET_EXT4_RESERVED_PCT 
     
    8585                        default 0 
    8686                        help 
    87                           Allows you to change the percentage of reserved blocks in the root filesystem 
     87                          Select the percentage of reserved blocks in the root filesystem. 
    8888 
    8989                choice 
     
    9292                        depends on TARGET_ROOTFS_EXT4FS 
    9393                        help 
    94                           Allows you to change the block size of the root filesystem 
     94                          Select the block size of the root filesystem. 
    9595 
    9696                        config TARGET_EXT4_BLOCKSIZE_4K 
     
    116116                        default n 
    117117                        help 
    118                           Create an ext4 filesystem with a journal 
     118                          Create an ext4 filesystem with a journal. 
    119119 
    120120        config TARGET_ROOTFS_ISO 
     
    123123                depends on TARGET_x86_generic 
    124124                help 
    125                   Create some bootable ISO image 
     125                  Create a bootable ISO image. 
    126126 
    127127        config TARGET_ROOTFS_JFFS2 
     
    129129                default y if USES_JFFS2 
    130130                help 
    131                   Build a jffs2 root filesystem 
     131                  Build a JFFS2 root filesystem. 
    132132 
    133133        config TARGET_ROOTFS_JFFS2_NAND 
     
    136136                depends on USES_JFFS2_NAND 
    137137                help 
    138                   Build a jffs2 root filesystem for NAND flash 
     138                  Build a JFFS2 root filesystem for NAND flash. 
    139139 
    140140        menuconfig TARGET_ROOTFS_SQUASHFS 
     
    142142                default y if USES_SQUASHFS 
    143143                help 
    144                   Build a squashfs-lzma root filesystem 
     144                  Build a squashfs-lzma root filesystem. 
    145145 
    146146                config TARGET_SQUASHFS_BLOCK_SIZE 
     
    155155                depends on USES_UBIFS 
    156156                help 
    157                   Build a ubifs root filesystem 
     157                  Build a UBIFS root filesystem. 
    158158 
    159159                choice 
     
    178178                        default y 
    179179                        help 
    180                           The file-system free space has to be fixed up on first mount 
     180                          The filesystem free space has to be fixed up on first mount. 
    181181 
    182182                config TARGET_UBIFS_JOURNAL_SIZE 
     
    263263                default 48 
    264264                help 
    265                   Allows you to change the root filesystem partition size 
     265                  Select the root filesystem partition size. 
    266266 
    267267        config TARGET_ROOTFS_PARTNAME 
     
    280280                default n 
    281281                help 
    282                   Include the kernel image in the rootfs. Typically the image is placed 
     282                  Include the kernel image in the rootfs. Typically, the image is placed 
    283283                  below /boot. 
    284284 
  • trunk/config/Config-kernel.in

    r42464 r42519  
    1919 
    2020config KERNEL_DEBUG_FS 
    21         bool "Compile the kernel with Debug FileSystem enabled" 
     21        bool "Compile the kernel with debug filesystem enabled" 
    2222        default y 
    2323        help 
    2424          debugfs is a virtual file system that kernel developers use to put 
    2525          debugging files into. Enable this option to be able to read and 
    26           write to these files. 
     26          write to these files. Many common debugging facilities, such as 
     27          ftrace, require the existence of debugfs. 
    2728 
    2829config KERNEL_PERF_EVENTS 
     
    4243        default y 
    4344        help 
    44           This will give you more information in stack traces from kernel oopses 
     45          This will give you more information in stack traces from kernel oopses. 
    4546 
    4647config KERNEL_FTRACE 
     
    8081        select KERNEL_DEBUG_LL_UART_NONE 
    8182        help 
    82           ARM low level debugging 
     83          ARM low level debugging. 
    8384 
    8485config KERNEL_DYNAMIC_DEBUG  
     
    101102        select KERNEL_DEBUG_LL if arm 
    102103        help 
    103           Compile the kernel with early printk support. 
    104           This is only useful for debugging purposes to send messages 
    105           over the serial console in early boot. 
     104          Compile the kernel with early printk support.  This is only useful for 
     105          debugging purposes to send messages over the serial console in early boot. 
    106106          Enable this to debug early boot problems. 
    107107 
     
    245245                  at boot. 
    246246 
    247                   Only enable when you're ok with these trade offs and really 
     247                  Only enable when you're ok with these tradeoffs and really 
    248248                  sure you need the memory resource controller. Even when you enable 
    249249                  this, you can set "cgroup_disable=memory" at your boot option to 
    250                   disable memory resource controller and you can avoid overheads. 
    251                   (and lose benefits of memory resource controller) 
     250                  disable memory resource controller and you can avoid overheads 
     251                  (but lose benefits of memory resource controller). 
    252252 
    253253                  This config option also selects MM_OWNER config option, which 
     
    283283                  and let the user enable it by swapaccount boot command line 
    284284                  parameter should have this option unselected. 
    285                   For those who want to have the feature enabled by default should 
    286                   select this option (if, for some reason, they need to disable it 
     285 
     286                  Those who want to have the feature enabled by default should 
     287                  select this option (if, for some reason, they need to disable it, 
    287288                  then swapaccount=0 does the trick). 
    288289 
     
    396397                default y 
    397398                help 
    398                   In this namespace tasks see different info provided 
    399                   with the uname() system call 
     399                  In this namespace, tasks see different info provided 
     400                  with the uname() system call. 
    400401 
    401402        config KERNEL_IPC_NS 
     
    403404                default y 
    404405                help 
    405                   In this namespace tasks work with IPC ids which correspond to 
     406                  In this namespace, tasks work with IPC ids which correspond to 
    406407                  different IPC objects in different namespaces. 
    407408 
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