[PATCH] Kconfig: sync with linux kernel v2.6.35-4771-g1787985

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at sunsite.dk
Sun Aug 22 08:54:38 EDT 2010

>>>>> "Robert" == Robert Schwebel <r.schwebel at pengutronix.de> writes:

[Sorry, old thread - Been away on vacation]

 >> Which bring up another question. We have plenty of projects out there
 >> that rely on kconfig.

 Robert> ptxdist as well.

And Buildroot and OpenWrt and crosstool-ng, ...

 >> What can we do to kconfig to make the integration easier?
 >> We have discussed that kconfig should be a seperate installable tool
 >> (as rpm, deb whatever). But there is a few quirks needed before we can
 >> do so.

 Robert> I don't think that it is necessary. Last time I checked the most
 Robert> complicated thing was to exchange the project name ("Linux kernel") to
 Robert> something else, because there were quite a lot of hand coded numbers
 Robert> representing the string length or length-1. But we are not up to the
 Robert> latest versions - I'll have to re-check.

Yeah. Buildroot has historically done s/CONFIG_/BR2_/ as well, but I'm
strongly considering going back to CONFIG_.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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