lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2010]   [May]   [7]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: [PATCH] kconfig: introduce nonint_oldconfig and loose_nonint_oldconfig (v3)
    On 05/07/10 00:02, Américo Wang wrote:
    > On Thu, May 06, 2010 at 12:48:34PM -0400, Aristeu Rozanski wrote:
    >> This patch has been around for a long time in Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise
    >> Linux kernels and it may be useful for others. The nonint_oldconfig target
    >> will fail and print the unset config options while loose_nonint_oldconfig will
    >> simply let the config option unset. They're useful in distro kernel packages
    >> where the config files are built using a combination of smaller config files.
    >>
    >> Arjan van de Ven wrote the initial nonint_config and Roland McGrath added the
    >> loose_nonint_oldconfig.
    >>
    >> v2:
    >> - when -B and -b are used, return "2" so the reason can be distinguished from
    >> other errors
    >> v3:
    >> - help updated
    >> - nonint_oldconfig won't update the config file if options are missing
    >
    > The patch looks fine, but, why the name 'nonint_oldconfig'?
    > My English is not good enough to see what 'nonint' standards for...

    non-interactive

    --
    ~Randy
    *** Remember to use Documentation/SubmitChecklist when testing your code ***
    --
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2010-05-07 16:31    [W:0.023 / U:61.792 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site