[lkml]   [2017]   [Nov]   [20]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
Patch in this message
Subject[PATCH 2/2] Documentation/process: Add CONFIG default value to submit-checklist
From: "Darren Hart (VMware)" <>

Add default value review to the submit checklist, referring to the
preference for "default n" from the previous patch added to

Cc: "Yann E. MORIN" <>
Cc: Masahiro Yamada <>
Cc: Michal Marek <>
Cc: Jonathan Corbet <>
Signed-off-by: Darren Hart (VMware) <>
Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst | 4 +++-
1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst b/Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst
index a0d9d34..7d04ab3 100644
--- a/Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst
+++ b/Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst
@@ -37,7 +37,9 @@ and elsewhere regarding submitting Linux kernel patches.
You should be able to justify all violations that remain in
your patch.

-6) Any new or modified ``CONFIG`` options don't muck up the config menu.
+6) Any new or modified ``CONFIG`` options do not muck up the config menu and
+ default to off unless they meet the exception criteria documented in
+ ``Documentation/kbuild/kconfig-language.txt`` Menu attributes: default value.

7) All new ``Kconfig`` options have help text.

 \ /
  Last update: 2017-11-20 23:40    [W:0.030 / U:0.700 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site