[uClinux-dev] [PATCH m68knommu] Improve short help of m68knommu/Kconfig/RAMSIZE for '0' case
geert at linux-m68k.org
Fri May 21 02:01:29 EDT 2010
On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 07:49, Greg Ungerer <gerg at snapgear.com> wrote:
> Philippe De Muyter wrote:
>> While it is explained in the long help text, meaning of '0' for RAMSIZE
>> is easily overlooked because is not mentionned in the short help text.
>> Add that.
> I am reluctant to change that string to something so long.
> When running menuconfig for example on a normal 80 column
> window the end is chopped of. I much prefer brief strings
> in the prompt line.
... "or auto-detect"?
Besides, "bootloader-based autodetection" is not the same as
"try to probe the RAM size at runtime".
>> Signed-off-by: Philippe De Muyter <phdm at macqel.be>
>> arch/m68knommu/Kconfig | 2 +-
>> 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
>> diff --git a/arch/m68knommu/Kconfig b/arch/m68knommu/Kconfig
>> index 064f591..af57ec1 100644
>> --- a/arch/m68knommu/Kconfig
>> +++ b/arch/m68knommu/Kconfig
>> @@ -566,7 +566,7 @@ config RAMBASE
>> processor address space.
>> config RAMSIZE
>> - hex "Size of RAM (in bytes)"
>> + hex "Size of RAM (in bytes), or 0 for bootloader-based autodetection"
>> default "0x400000"
>> Define the size of the system RAM. If you select 0 then the
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