sysctl extern cleanup: module
[linux-2.6.git] / README
diff --git a/README b/README
index 90a0765..737838f 100644 (file)
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -174,8 +174,17 @@ CONFIGURING the kernel:
        "make silentoldconfig"
                           Like above, but avoids cluttering the screen
                           with questions already answered.
+                          Additionally updates the dependencies.
        "make defconfig"   Create a ./.config file by using the default
-                          symbol values from arch/$ARCH/defconfig.
+                          symbol values from either arch/$ARCH/defconfig
+                          or arch/$ARCH/configs/${PLATFORM}_defconfig,
+                          depending on the architecture.
+       "make ${PLATFORM}_defconfig"
+                         Create a ./.config file by using the default
+                         symbol values from
+                         arch/$ARCH/configs/${PLATFORM}_defconfig.
+                         Use "make help" to get a list of all available
+                         platforms of your architecture.
        "make allyesconfig"
                           Create a ./.config file by setting symbol
                           values to 'y' as much as possible.
@@ -188,7 +197,7 @@ CONFIGURING the kernel:
                           values to random values.
 
    You can find more information on using the Linux kernel config tools
-   in Documentation/kbuild/make-configs.txt.
+   in Documentation/kbuild/kconfig.txt.
 
        NOTES on "make config":
        - having unnecessary drivers will make the kernel bigger, and can