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authorGravatar Daniel Fandrich <dan@coneharvesters.com>2011-07-08 07:59:16 +0200
committerGravatar Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>2011-07-08 07:59:16 +0200
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Support configuring Busybox from _defconfig files
The existing test .config files are moved to configs/ and renamed to *_defconfig. 'make xyz_defconfig' will enable the configuration in that specific file. Signed-off-by: Daniel Fandrich <dan@coneharvesters.com> Signed-off-by: Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>
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@@ -70,7 +70,9 @@ create a known starting point.
Other starting configurations (mostly used for testing purposes) include
"make allbareconfig" (enables all applets but disables all optional features),
"make allyesconfig" (enables absolutely everything including debug features),
-and "make randconfig" (produce a random configuration).
+and "make randconfig" (produce a random configuration). The configs/ directory
+contains a number of additional configuration files ending in _defconfig which
+are useful in specific cases. "make help" will list them.
Configuring BusyBox produces a file ".config", which can be saved for future
use. Run "make oldconfig" to bring a .config file from an older version of