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authorPatrick Ringl <>2009-06-12 13:58:36 +0200
committerSam Ravnborg <>2009-06-14 22:20:27 +0200
commitb2d8993026a26f4ece8c8b3f2e138d2ba8f18eaa (patch)
treefd766ba048ebbf820ce136cd4cdf755bec811d35 /README
parent7923f90fffa8746f6457d4eea2109fd3d6414189 (diff)
README: fix misleading pointer to the defconf directory
Signed-off-by: Patrick Ringl <> Cc: Arnd Bergmann <>
Diffstat (limited to 'README')
1 files changed, 9 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/README b/README
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--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -176,7 +176,15 @@ CONFIGURING the kernel:
with questions already answered.
Additionally updates the dependencies.
"make defconfig" Create a ./.config file by using the default
- symbol values from arch/$ARCH/defconfig.
+ symbol values from either arch/$ARCH/defconfig
+ or arch/$ARCH/configs/${PLATFORM}_defconfig,
+ depending on the architecture.
+ "make ${PLATFORM}_defconfig"
+ Create a ./.config file by using the default
+ symbol values from
+ arch/$ARCH/configs/${PLATFORM}_defconfig.
+ Use "make help" to get a list of all available
+ platforms of your architecture.
"make allyesconfig"
Create a ./.config file by setting symbol
values to 'y' as much as possible.
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