Re: [PATCH] make miniconfig (take 2)

From: Pavel Machek
Date: Mon Nov 21 2005 - 12:36:26 EST


> Signed-off-by: Rob Landley <rob@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Add "make miniconfig", plus documentation, plus the script that creates a
> minimal mini.config from a normal .config file.
> ---
> Blah. Patch I sent last night was missing 2 lines in scripts/kconfig/conf.c
> (in two case statements around lines 86 and 146 set_no: needed set_mini:
> added). Fixed and retested so that applying this patch gives the behavior I
> tested, and while I was at it I tweaked the documentation a bit more.
> Here's the extended description again:
> This patch is basically a user interface tweak to the new allno.config
> feature that went into 2.6.15-rc1. The differences between allnoconfig and
> miniconfig are:
> 1) Documentation.
> 2) More easily understandable names (miniconfig and mini.config).
> 3) More user-friendly output (just show the warnings, not the successes).
> 4) Better error handling (the make exits with an error if mini.config isn't
> found or if parsing mini.config generates any warnings).
> 5) A shell script to automatically create mini.config from a normal .config
> file. (It's very slow, but it works. Anybody who wants to make confdata.c
> spit this out by itself, feel free. I definitely took the "bang two rocks
> together, make fire" approach with this shell script.)

How is it supposed to work with cross-compiling.
Thanks, Sharp!
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