path: root/init/Kconfig
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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@evo.osdl.org>2005-09-06 00:35:51 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@evo.osdl.org>2005-09-06 00:35:51 -0700
commitef88b7dba2b47c70037a34a599d383462bb74bd3 (patch)
treef50afe82c446cbf93893880878b97339fbdb8f49 /init/Kconfig
parentMerge master.kernel.org:/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-2.6 (diff)
parent[PATCH] kbuild: automatically append a short string to the version based upon the git commit (diff)
Merge master.kernel.org:/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/sam/kbuild
Diffstat (limited to 'init/Kconfig')
1 files changed, 20 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/init/Kconfig b/init/Kconfig
index 05a75c4f5ce2..d5a1a1228fab 100644
--- a/init/Kconfig
+++ b/init/Kconfig
@@ -77,6 +77,22 @@ config LOCALVERSION
object and source tree, in that order. Your total string can
be a maximum of 64 characters.
+ bool "Automatically append version information to the version string"
+ default y
+ help
+ This will try to automatically determine if the current tree is a
+ release tree by looking for git tags that
+ belong to the current top of tree revision.
+ A string of the format -gxxxxxxxx will be added to the localversion
+ if a git based tree is found. The string generated by this will be
+ appended after any matching localversion* files, and after the value
+ Note: This requires Perl, and a git repository, but not necessarily
+ the git or cogito tools to be installed.
config SWAP
bool "Support for paging of anonymous memory (swap)"
depends on MMU
@@ -238,6 +254,8 @@ config CPUSETS
Say N if unsure.
+source "usr/Kconfig"
menuconfig EMBEDDED
bool "Configure standard kernel features (for small systems)"
@@ -260,8 +278,8 @@ config KALLSYMS_ALL
Normally kallsyms only contains the symbols of functions, for nicer
OOPS messages. Some debuggers can use kallsyms for other
- symbols too: say Y here to include all symbols, and you
- don't care about adding 300k to the size of your kernel.
+ symbols too: say Y here to include all symbols, if you need them
+ and you don't care about adding 300k to the size of your kernel.
Say N.