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    SubjectRe: awful kconfig help texts.
    On Tue, Jul 31, 2012 at 07:07:41PM +0200, Borislav Petkov wrote:
    > On Tue, Jul 31, 2012 at 11:16:00AM -0400, Dave Jones wrote:
    > >
    > > PWM Support (PWM) [N/y/?] (NEW) ?
    > >
    > > CONFIG_PWM:
    > >
    > > This enables PWM support through the generic PWM framework.
    > >
    > >
    > > Well that's.. enlightening.
    >
    > Oh, there's one more enlightening sentence in the help:
    >
    > "You only need to enable this, if you also want to enable one or more of
    > the PWM drivers below."
    >
    > Got it? :-)
    >
    > > I'm picking on PWM here, but this isn't an
    > > isolated case. Every merge window we see a slew of new options with useless
    > > help texts. They may as well be non-existent. (Actually in some cases, they are).
    > >
    > > If someone has to read the code to find out what the driver is, your help text probably sucks.
    > >
    > >
    > > (I'll leave "why does this option even show up on x86" as a separate rant)
    >
    > Thierry, can you guys please fix this?

    Hehe, those aren't very descriptive, that's true. I was going to go over
    the documentation anyway, so I'll make a note to revise the Kconfig help
    texts as well.

    Thierry
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