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authorJan Engelhardt <jengelh@linux01.gwdg.de>2006-07-27 22:14:29 +0200
committerSam Ravnborg <sam@neptun.ravnborg.org>2006-09-25 09:00:01 +0200
commit83dcde4e1b64e39d34358ea9c5e6259af6aa50da (patch)
treebeda2674adac107316fb1b2c3afcc7d19c1751a6 /Documentation/kbuild
parent65ff22ee3bd0b0816e5e192b59f24a7538e5d497 (diff)
kconfig: linguistic fixes for Documentation/kbuild/kconfig-language.txt
I have done a look-through through Documentation/kbuild/ and my corrections (proposed) are attached. Cc'ed are original author Michael (responsible for comitting changes to these files?), Sam (kbuild maintainer), Adrian (-trivial maintainer). Signed-off-by: Jan Engelhardt <jengelh@gmx.de> Signed-off-by: Sam Ravnborg <sam@ravnborg.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/kbuild')
-rw-r--r--Documentation/kbuild/kconfig-language.txt12
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/kbuild/kconfig-language.txt b/Documentation/kbuild/kconfig-language.txt
index ca1967f36423..003fccc14d24 100644
--- a/Documentation/kbuild/kconfig-language.txt
+++ b/Documentation/kbuild/kconfig-language.txt
@@ -67,19 +67,19 @@ applicable everywhere (see syntax).
- default value: "default" <expr> ["if" <expr>]
A config option can have any number of default values. If multiple
default values are visible, only the first defined one is active.
- Default values are not limited to the menu entry, where they are
- defined, this means the default can be defined somewhere else or be
+ Default values are not limited to the menu entry where they are
+ defined. This means the default can be defined somewhere else or be
overridden by an earlier definition.
The default value is only assigned to the config symbol if no other
value was set by the user (via the input prompt above). If an input
prompt is visible the default value is presented to the user and can
be overridden by him.
- Optionally dependencies only for this default value can be added with
+ Optionally, dependencies only for this default value can be added with
"if".
- dependencies: "depends on"/"requires" <expr>
This defines a dependency for this menu entry. If multiple
- dependencies are defined they are connected with '&&'. Dependencies
+ dependencies are defined, they are connected with '&&'. Dependencies
are applied to all other options within this menu entry (which also
accept an "if" expression), so these two examples are equivalent:
@@ -153,7 +153,7 @@ Nonconstant symbols are the most common ones and are defined with the
'config' statement. Nonconstant symbols consist entirely of alphanumeric
characters or underscores.
Constant symbols are only part of expressions. Constant symbols are
-always surrounded by single or double quotes. Within the quote any
+always surrounded by single or double quotes. Within the quote, any
other character is allowed and the quotes can be escaped using '\'.
Menu structure
@@ -237,7 +237,7 @@ choices:
<choice block>
"endchoice"
-This defines a choice group and accepts any of above attributes as
+This defines a choice group and accepts any of the above attributes as
options. A choice can only be of type bool or tristate, while a boolean
choice only allows a single config entry to be selected, a tristate
choice also allows any number of config entries to be set to 'm'. This

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