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Subject[PATCH 6/7] Documentation: fix kbuild typos and wording
From: Nicolas Kaiser <nikai@nikai.net>

Fixed some typos and wording.

Signed-off-by: Nicolas Kaiser <nikai@nikai.net>
---
Documentation/kbuild/kbuild.txt | 8 ++++----
Documentation/kbuild/makefiles.txt | 24 ++++++++++++------------
2 files changed, 16 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)
--- linux-2.6.35-rc3.orig/Documentation/kbuild/kbuild.txt
+++ linux-2.6.35-rc3/Documentation/kbuild/kbuild.txt
@@ -40,15 +40,15 @@ Set the directory to look for the kernel
modules.
The directory can be specified in several ways:
1) Use "M=..." on the command line
-2) Environmnet variable KBUILD_EXTMOD
-3) Environmnet variable SUBDIRS
+2) Environment variable KBUILD_EXTMOD
+3) Environment variable SUBDIRS
The possibilities are listed in the order they take precedence.
Using "M=..." will always override the others.

KBUILD_OUTPUT
--------------------------------------------------
Specify the output directory when building the kernel.
-The output directory can also be specificed using "O=...".
+The output directory can also be specified using "O=...".
Setting "O=..." takes precedence over KBUILD_OUTPUT.

ARCH
@@ -90,7 +90,7 @@ The script will be called with the follo
$3 - kernel map file
$4 - default install path (use root directory if blank)

-The implmentation of "make install" is architecture specific
+The implementation of "make install" is architecture specific
and it may differ from the above.

INSTALLKERNEL is provided to enable the possibility to
--- linux-2.6.35-rc3.orig/Documentation/kbuild/makefiles.txt
+++ linux-2.6.35-rc3/Documentation/kbuild/makefiles.txt
@@ -285,12 +285,12 @@ more details, with real examples.
--- 3.7 Compilation flags

ccflags-y, asflags-y and ldflags-y
- The three flags listed above apply only to the kbuild makefile where
- they are assigned (i.e., per-directory). They are used for all the
- normal cc, as and ld invocation happening during a recursive build.
+ These three flags apply only to the kbuild makefile in which they
+ are assigned. They are used for all the normal cc, as and ld
+ invocations happening during a recursive build.
Note: Flags with the same behaviour were previously named:
- EXTRA_CFLAGS, EXTRA_AFLAGS and EXTRA_LDFLAGS. They are still
- supported but their use is deprecated.
+ EXTRA_CFLAGS, EXTRA_AFLAGS and EXTRA_LDFLAGS.
+ They are still supported but their usage is deprecated.

ccflags-y specifies options for compiling with $(CC).

@@ -317,10 +317,10 @@ more details, with real examples.

subdir-ccflags-y, subdir-asflags-y
The two flags listed above are similar to ccflags-y and asflags-y.
- The difference is that the subdir- variants affect the kbuild
- file where they are present and all subdirectories. Options specified
- using subdir-* are added to the commandline before the options
- specified using the non-subdir variants.
+ The difference is that the subdir- variants have effect for the kbuild
+ file where they are present and all subdirectories.
+ Options specified using subdir-* are added to the commandline before
+ the options specified using the non-subdir variants.

Example:
subdir-ccflags-y := -Werror
@@ -1174,14 +1174,14 @@ When kbuild executes, the following step
=== 7 Kbuild syntax for exported headers

The kernel include a set of headers that is exported to userspace.
-Many headers can be exported as-is but other headers requires a
+Many headers can be exported as-is but other headers require a
minimal pre-processing before they are ready for user-space.
The pre-processing does:
- drop kernel specific annotations
- drop include of compiler.h
-- drop all sections that is kernel internat (guarded by ifdef __KERNEL__)
+- drop all sections that are kernel internal (guarded by ifdef __KERNEL__)

-Each relevant directory contain a file name "Kbuild" which specify the
+Each relevant directory contains a file name "Kbuild" which specifies the
headers to be exported.
See subsequent chapter for the syntax of the Kbuild file.


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