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authorSam Ravnborg <sam@ravnborg.org>2005-07-11 21:03:49 -0700
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2005-07-11 21:03:49 -0700
commitd5950b4355049092739bea97d1bdc14433126cc5 (patch)
treea76e11dfb7209e3ab49352ee4f8776b4a59249d9 /net
parent0b7f22aab4e960c75e82ad696ef852f9b0015e7d (diff)
[NET]: add a top-level Networking menu to *config
Create a new top-level menu named "Networking" thus moving net related options and protocol selection way from the drivers menu and up on the top-level where they belong. To implement this all architectures has to source "net/Kconfig" before drivers/*/Kconfig in their Kconfig file. This change has been implemented for all architectures. Device drivers for ordinary NIC's are still to be found in the Device Drivers section, but Bluetooth, IrDA and ax25 are located with their corresponding menu entries under the new networking menu item. Signed-off-by: Sam Ravnborg <sam@ravnborg.org> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net')
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/net/Kconfig b/net/Kconfig
index b9ca0a581bde..f46fc326c00b 100644
--- a/net/Kconfig
+++ b/net/Kconfig
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
# Network configuration
-menu "Networking support"
+menu "Networking"
config NET
bool "Networking support"
@@ -10,7 +10,9 @@ config NET
Unless you really know what you are doing, you should say Y here.
The reason is that some programs need kernel networking support even
when running on a stand-alone machine that isn't connected to any
- other computer. If you are upgrading from an older kernel, you
+ other computer.
+ If you are upgrading from an older kernel, you
should consider updating your networking tools too because changes
in the kernel and the tools often go hand in hand. The tools are
contained in the package net-tools, the location and version number
@@ -640,7 +642,5 @@ source "net/irda/Kconfig"
source "net/bluetooth/Kconfig"
-source "drivers/net/Kconfig"
+endmenu # Networking

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