Commit 692105b8 authored by Matt LaPlante's avatar Matt LaPlante Committed by Jiri Kosina

trivial: fix typos/grammar errors in Kconfig texts

Signed-off-by: default avatarMatt LaPlante <kernel1@cyberdogtech.com>
Acked-by: default avatarRandy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJiri Kosina <jkosina@suse.cz>
parent 877d0310
......@@ -109,7 +109,7 @@ config MACH_OMAP_PALMZ71
help
Support for the Palm Zire71 PDA. To boot the kernel,
you'll need a PalmOS compatible bootloader; check out
http://hackndev.com/palm/z71 for more informations.
http://hackndev.com/palm/z71 for more information.
Say Y here if you have such a PDA, say N otherwise.
config MACH_OMAP_PALMTT
......
......@@ -127,13 +127,13 @@ config BOARD_HAMMERHEAD
select CPU_AT32AP7000
select USB_ARCH_HAS_HCD
help
The Hammerhead platform is built around a AVR32 32-bit microcontroller from Atmel.
The Hammerhead platform is built around an AVR32 32-bit microcontroller from Atmel.
It offers versatile peripherals, such as ethernet, usb device, usb host etc.
The board also incooperates a power supply and is a Power over Ethernet (PoE) Powered
The board also incorporates a power supply and is a Power over Ethernet (PoE) Powered
Device (PD).
Additonally, a Cyclone III FPGA from Altera is integrated on the board. The FPGA is
Additionally, a Cyclone III FPGA from Altera is integrated on the board. The FPGA is
mapped into the 32-bit AVR memory bus. The FPGA offers two DDR2 SDRAM interfaces, which
will cover even the most exceptional need of memory bandwidth. Together with the onboard
video decoder the board is ready for video processing.
......
......@@ -777,7 +777,7 @@ config CACHELINE_ALIGNED_L1
default n if BF54x
depends on !BF531
help
If enabled, cacheline_anligned data is linked
If enabled, cacheline_aligned data is linked
into L1 data memory. (less latency)
config SYSCALL_TAB_L1
......@@ -957,7 +957,7 @@ config MPU
memory they do not own. This comes at a performance penalty
and is recommended only for debugging.
comment "Asynchonous Memory Configuration"
comment "Asynchronous Memory Configuration"
menu "EBIU_AMGCTL Global Control"
config C_AMCKEN
......@@ -989,7 +989,7 @@ config C_B3PEN
default n
choice
prompt"Enable Asynchonous Memory Banks"
prompt "Enable Asynchronous Memory Banks"
default C_AMBEN_ALL
config C_AMBEN
......
......@@ -438,7 +438,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT0_DMA1_IN
help
Enables the DMA1 input channel for ser0 (ttyS0).
If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
used when receiveing data.
used when receiving data.
Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
something else.
......@@ -565,7 +565,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT2_DMA7_IN
help
Enables the DMA7 input channel for ser2 (ttyS2).
If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
used when receiveing data.
used when receiving data.
Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
something else.
......@@ -604,7 +604,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT3_DMA3_IN
help
Enables the DMA3 input channel for ser3 (ttyS3).
If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
used when receiveing data.
used when receiving data.
Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
something else.
......
......@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@ config ETRAX_NBR_LED_GRP_ONE
help
Select this if you want one Ethernet LED group. This LED group
can be used for one or more Ethernet interfaces. However, it is
recomended that each Ethernet interface use a dedicated LED group.
recommended that each Ethernet interface use a dedicated LED group.
config ETRAX_NBR_LED_GRP_TWO
bool "Use two LED groups"
......
......@@ -342,7 +342,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT4_DMA9_IN
help
Enables the DMA9 input channel for ser4 (ttyS4).
If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
used when receiveing data.
used when receiving data.
Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
something else.
......
......@@ -59,7 +59,7 @@ config ETRAX_SDRAM_GRP1_CONFIG
depends on ETRAX_ARCH_V32
default "0"
help
SDRAM configuration for group 1. The defult value is 0
SDRAM configuration for group 1. The default value is 0
because group 1 is not used in the default configuration,
described in the help for SDRAM_GRP0_CONFIG.
......
......@@ -136,7 +136,7 @@ config MACH_JAZZ
help
This a family of machines based on the MIPS R4030 chipset which was
used by several vendors to build RISC/os and Windows NT workstations.
Members include the Acer PICA, MIPS Magnum 4000, MIPS Millenium and
Members include the Acer PICA, MIPS Magnum 4000, MIPS Millennium and
Olivetti M700-10 workstations.
config LASAT
......
......@@ -342,7 +342,7 @@ config PHYP_DUMP
help
Hypervisor-assisted dump is meant to be a kdump replacement
offering robustness and speed not possible without system
hypervisor assistence.
hypervisor assistance.
If unsure, say "N"
......
......@@ -298,7 +298,7 @@ config CPM
config OF_RTC
bool
help
Uses information from the OF or flattened device tree to instatiate
Uses information from the OF or flattened device tree to instantiate
platform devices for direct mapped RTC chips like the DS1742 or DS1743.
source "arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig"
......
......@@ -9,8 +9,8 @@ config PPC_BESTCOMM
select PPC_LIB_RHEAP
help
BestComm is the name of the communication coprocessor found
on the Freescale MPC5200 family of processor. It's usage is
optionnal for some drivers (like ATA), but required for
on the Freescale MPC5200 family of processor. Its usage is
optional for some drivers (like ATA), but required for
others (like FEC).
If you want to use drivers that require DMA operations,
......
......@@ -640,10 +640,10 @@ config GUSA_RB
depends on GUSA && CPU_SH3 || (CPU_SH4 && !CPU_SH4A)
help
Enabling this option will allow the kernel to implement some
atomic operations using a software implemention of load-locked/
atomic operations using a software implementation of load-locked/
store-conditional (LLSC). On machines which do not have hardware
LLSC, this should be more efficient than the other alternative of
disabling insterrupts around the atomic sequence.
disabling interrupts around the atomic sequence.
endmenu
......
......@@ -1129,7 +1129,7 @@ config NODES_SHIFT
depends on NEED_MULTIPLE_NODES
---help---
Specify the maximum number of NUMA Nodes available on the target
system. Increases memory reserved to accomodate various tables.
system. Increases memory reserved to accommodate various tables.
config HAVE_ARCH_BOOTMEM
def_bool y
......@@ -1307,7 +1307,7 @@ config MTRR_SANITIZER
add writeback entries.
Can be disabled with disable_mtrr_cleanup on the kernel command line.
The largest mtrr entry size for a continous block can be set with
The largest mtrr entry size for a continuous block can be set with
mtrr_chunk_size.
If unsure, say Y.
......
......@@ -86,7 +86,7 @@ config ATA_SFF
For users with exclusively modern controllers like AHCI,
Silicon Image 3124, or Marvell 6440, you may choose to
disable this uneeded SFF support.
disable this unneeded SFF support.
If unsure, say Y.
......
......@@ -42,9 +42,9 @@ config DEBUG_GPIO
depends on DEBUG_KERNEL
help
Say Y here to add some extra checks and diagnostics to GPIO calls.
The checks help ensure that GPIOs have been properly initialized
before they are used and that sleeping calls aren not made from
nonsleeping contexts. They can make bitbanged serial protocols
These checks help ensure that GPIOs have been properly initialized
before they are used, and that sleeping calls are not made from
non-sleeping contexts. They can make bitbanged serial protocols
slower. The diagnostics help catch the type of setup errors
that are most common when setting up new platforms or boards.
......
......@@ -243,7 +243,7 @@ config GREENASIA_FF
select INPUT_FF_MEMLESS
---help---
Say Y here if you have a GreenAsia (Product ID 0x12) based game controller
(like MANTA Warior MM816 and SpeedLink Strike2 SL-6635) or adapter
(like MANTA Warrior MM816 and SpeedLink Strike2 SL-6635) or adapter
and want to enable force feedback support for it.
config HID_TOPSEED
......
......@@ -143,7 +143,7 @@ config INPUT_APMPOWER
---help---
Say Y here if you want suspend key events to trigger a user
requested suspend through APM. This is useful on embedded
systems where such behviour is desired without userspace
systems where such behaviour is desired without userspace
interaction. If unsure, say N.
To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
......
......@@ -14,13 +14,15 @@ config MISDN_DSP
depends on MISDN
help
Enable support for digital audio processing capability.
This module may be used for special applications that require
cross connecting of bchannels, conferencing, dtmf decoding
cross connecting of bchannels, conferencing, dtmf decoding,
echo cancelation, tone generation, and Blowfish encryption and
decryption.
It may use hardware features if available.
decryption. It may use hardware features if available.
E.g. it is required for PBX4Linux. Go to http://isdn.eversberg.eu
and get more informations about this module and it's usage.
and get more information about this module and its usage.
If unsure, say 'N'.
config MISDN_L1OIP
......
......@@ -100,7 +100,7 @@ config LEDS_HP6XX
tristate "LED Support for the HP Jornada 6xx"
depends on LEDS_CLASS && SH_HP6XX
help
This option enables led support for the handheld
This option enables LED support for the handheld
HP Jornada 620/660/680/690.
config LEDS_PCA9532
......@@ -108,7 +108,7 @@ config LEDS_PCA9532
depends on LEDS_CLASS && I2C && INPUT && EXPERIMENTAL
help
This option enables support for NXP pca9532
led controller. It is generally only usefull
LED controller. It is generally only useful
as a platform driver
config LEDS_GPIO
......@@ -144,7 +144,7 @@ config LEDS_CLEVO_MAIL
Positivo Mobile (Clevo M5x0V)
If your model is not listed here you can try the "nodetect"
module paramter.
module parameter.
To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
module will be called leds-clevo-mail.
......
......@@ -147,7 +147,7 @@ config MEDIA_TUNER_XC5000
default m if DVB_FE_CUSTOMISE
help
A driver for the silicon tuner XC5000 from Xceive.
This device is only used inside a SiP called togther with a
This device is only used inside a SiP called together with a
demodulator for now.
config MEDIA_TUNER_MXL5005S
......
......@@ -439,7 +439,7 @@ config DVB_TUNER_DIB0070
default m if DVB_FE_CUSTOMISE
help
A driver for the silicon baseband tuner DiB0070 from DiBcom.
This device is only used inside a SiP called togther with a
This device is only used inside a SiP called together with a
demodulator for now.
comment "SEC control devices for DVB-S"
......
......@@ -88,7 +88,7 @@ config MENELAUS
help
If you say yes here you get support for the Texas Instruments
TWL92330/Menelaus Power Management chip. This include voltage
regulators, Dual slot memory card tranceivers, real-time clock
regulators, Dual slot memory card transceivers, real-time clock
and other features that are often used in portable devices like
cell phones and PDAs.
......
......@@ -18,8 +18,8 @@ config ATMEL_PWM
depends on AVR32 || ARCH_AT91SAM9263 || ARCH_AT91SAM9RL || ARCH_AT91CAP9
help
This option enables device driver support for the PWM channels
on certain Atmel prcoessors. Pulse Width Modulation is used for
purposes including software controlled power-efficent backlights
on certain Atmel processors. Pulse Width Modulation is used for
purposes including software controlled power-efficient backlights
on LCD displays, motor control, and waveform generation.
config ATMEL_TCLIB
......@@ -142,7 +142,7 @@ config ATMEL_SSC
tristate "Device driver for Atmel SSC peripheral"
depends on AVR32 || ARCH_AT91
---help---
This option enables device driver support for Atmel Syncronized
This option enables device driver support for Atmel Synchronized
Serial Communication peripheral (SSC).
The SSC peripheral supports a wide variety of serial frame based
......
......@@ -177,7 +177,7 @@ config MMC_SPI
select CRC7
select CRC_ITU_T
help
Some systems accss MMC/SD/SDIO cards using a SPI controller
Some systems access MMC/SD/SDIO cards using a SPI controller
instead of using a "native" MMC/SD/SDIO controller. This has a
disadvantage of being relatively high overhead, but a compensating
advantage of working on many systems without dedicated MMC/SD/SDIO
......
......@@ -1380,7 +1380,7 @@ config SCSI_LPFC_DEBUG_FS
bool "Emulex LightPulse Fibre Channel debugfs Support"
depends on SCSI_LPFC && DEBUG_FS
help
This makes debugging infomation from the lpfc driver
This makes debugging information from the lpfc driver
available via the debugfs filesystem.
config SCSI_SIM710
......@@ -1388,7 +1388,7 @@ config SCSI_SIM710
depends on (EISA || MCA) && SCSI
select SCSI_SPI_ATTRS
---help---
This driver for NCR53c710 based SCSI host adapters.
This driver is for NCR53c710 based SCSI host adapters.
It currently supports Compaq EISA cards and NCR MCA cards
......
......@@ -1374,7 +1374,7 @@ config SERIAL_BFIN_SPORT
depends on BLACKFIN && EXPERIMENTAL
select SERIAL_CORE
help
Enble support SPORT emulate UART on Blackfin series.
Enable SPORT emulate UART on Blackfin series.
To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
module will be called bfin_sport_uart.
......
......@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@ menuconfig STAGING
---help---
This option allows you to select a number of drivers that are
not of the "normal" Linux kernel quality level. These drivers
are placed here in order to get a wider audience for use of
are placed here in order to get a wider audience to make use of
them. Please note that these drivers are under heavy
development, may or may not work, and may contain userspace
interfaces that most likely will be changed in the near
......@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@ menuconfig STAGING
Using any of these drivers will taint your kernel which might
affect support options from both the community, and various
commercial support orginizations.
commercial support organizations.
If you wish to work on these drivers, to help improve them, or
to report problems you have with them, please see the
......
config COMEDI
tristate "Data Acquision support (comedi)"
tristate "Data acquisition support (comedi)"
default N
depends on m
---help---
Enable support a wide range of data acquision devices
Enable support a wide range of data acquisition devices
for Linux.
config COMEDI_RT
......
......@@ -10,7 +10,7 @@ config VIDEO_GO7007
select CRC32
default N
---help---
This is a video4linux driver for some wierd device...
This is a video4linux driver for some weird device...
To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
module will be called go7007
......@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@ config VIDEO_GO7007_USB
depends on VIDEO_GO7007 && USB
default N
---help---
This is a video4linux driver for some wierd device...
This is a video4linux driver for some weird device...
To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
module will be called go7007-usb
......
......@@ -110,7 +110,7 @@ config PANEL_LCD_BWIDTH
---help---
Most LCDs use a standard controller which supports hardware lines of 40
characters, although sometimes only 16, 20 or 24 of them are really wired
to the terminal. This results in some non-visible but adressable characters,
to the terminal. This results in some non-visible but addressable characters,
and is the case for most parallel LCDs. Other LCDs, and some serial ones,
however, use the same line width internally as what is visible. The KS0074
for example, uses 16 characters per line for 16 visible characters per line.
......
......@@ -392,7 +392,7 @@ config USB_GADGET_FSL_QE
controllers having QE or CPM2, given minor tweaks.
Set CONFIG_USB_GADGET to "m" to build this driver as a
dynmically linked module called "fsl_qe_udc".
dynamically linked module called "fsl_qe_udc".
config USB_FSL_QE
tristate
......
......@@ -518,8 +518,8 @@ config USB_SERIAL_SIERRAWIRELESS
help
Say M here if you want to use Sierra Wireless devices.
Many deviecs have a feature known as TRU-Install, for those devices
to work properly the USB Storage Sierra feature must be enabled.
Many devices have a feature known as TRU-Install. For those devices
to work properly, the USB Storage Sierra feature must be enabled.
To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
module will be called sierra.
......
......@@ -48,10 +48,10 @@ config UWB_WHCI
help
This driver enables the radio controller for WHCI cards.
WHCI is an specification developed by Intel
WHCI is a specification developed by Intel
(http://www.intel.com/technology/comms/wusb/whci.htm) much
in the spirit of USB's EHCI, but for UWB and Wireless USB
radio/host controllers connected via memmory mapping (eg:
radio/host controllers connected via memory mapping (eg:
PCI). Most of these cards come also with a Wireless USB host
controller.
......
......@@ -37,7 +37,7 @@ config XEN_COMPAT_XENFS
The old xenstore userspace tools expect to find "xenbus"
under /proc/xen, but "xenbus" is now found at the root of the
xenfs filesystem. Selecting this causes the kernel to create
the compatibilty mount point /proc/xen if it is running on
the compatibility mount point /proc/xen if it is running on
a xen platform.
If in doubt, say yes.
......@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ config EXT4_FS
filesystem; while there will be some performance gains from
the delayed allocation and inode table readahead, the best
performance gains will require enabling ext4 features in the
filesystem, or formating a new filesystem as an ext4
filesystem, or formatting a new filesystem as an ext4
filesystem initially.
To compile this file system support as a module, choose M here. The
......
......@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@ config UBIFS_FS_ADVANCED_COMPR
depends on UBIFS_FS
help
This option allows to explicitly choose which compressions, if any,
are enabled in UBIFS. Removing compressors means inbility to read
are enabled in UBIFS. Removing compressors means inability to read
existing file systems.
If unsure, say 'N'.
......@@ -32,7 +32,7 @@ config UBIFS_FS_LZO
depends on UBIFS_FS
default y
help
LZO compressor is generally faster then zlib but compresses worse.
LZO compressor is generally faster than zlib but compresses worse.
Say 'Y' if unsure.
config UBIFS_FS_ZLIB
......
......@@ -687,7 +687,7 @@ config PID_NS
depends on NAMESPACES && EXPERIMENTAL
help
Support process id namespaces. This allows having multiple
process with the same pid as long as they are in different
processes with the same pid as long as they are in different
pid namespaces. This is a building block of containers.
Unless you want to work with an experimental feature
......@@ -952,7 +952,7 @@ config COMPAT_BRK
Randomizing heap placement makes heap exploits harder, but it
also breaks ancient binaries (including anything libc5 based).
This option changes the bootup default to heap randomization
disabled, and can be overriden runtime by setting
disabled, and can be overridden at runtime by setting
/proc/sys/kernel/randomize_va_space to 2.
On non-ancient distros (post-2000 ones) N is usually a safe choice.
......@@ -1110,7 +1110,7 @@ config INIT_ALL_POSSIBLE
cpu_possible_map, some of them chose to initialize cpu_possible_map
with all 1s, and others with all 0s. When they were centralised,
it was better to provide this option than to break all the archs
and have several arch maintainers persuing me down dark alleys.
and have several arch maintainers pursuing me down dark alleys.
config STOP_MACHINE
bool
......
......@@ -72,11 +72,10 @@ config FUNCTION_GRAPH_TRACER
help
Enable the kernel to trace a function at both its return
and its entry.
It's first purpose is to trace the duration of functions and
draw a call graph for each thread with some informations like
the return value.
This is done by setting the current return address on the current
task structure into a stack of calls.
Its first purpose is to trace the duration of functions and
draw a call graph for each thread with some information like
the return value. This is done by setting the current return
address on the current task structure into a stack of calls.
config IRQSOFF_TRACER
bool "Interrupts-off Latency Tracer"
......
......@@ -140,7 +140,7 @@ config NETFILTER_ADVANCED
default y
help
If you say Y here you can select between all the netfilter modules.
If you say N the more ununsual ones will not be shown and the
If you say N the more unusual ones will not be shown and the
basic ones needed by most people will default to 'M'.
If unsure, say Y.
......
......@@ -22,17 +22,17 @@ menuconfig IPV6
if IPV6
config IPV6_PRIVACY
bool "IPv6: Privacy Extensions support"
bool "IPv6: Privacy Extensions (RFC 3041) support"
---help---
Privacy Extensions for Stateless Address Autoconfiguration in IPv6
support. With this option, additional periodically-alter
pseudo-random global-scope unicast address(es) will assigned to
support. With this option, additional periodically-altered
pseudo-random global-scope unicast address(es) will be assigned to
your interface(s).
We use our standard pseudo random algorithm to generate randomized
interface identifier, instead of one described in RFC 3041.
We use our standard pseudo-random algorithm to generate the
randomized interface identifier, instead of one described in RFC 3041.
By default, kernel do not generate temporary addresses.
By default the kernel does not generate temporary addresses.
To use temporary addresses, do
echo 2 >/proc/sys/net/ipv6/conf/all/use_tempaddr
......@@ -43,9 +43,9 @@ config IPV6_ROUTER_PREF
bool "IPv6: Router Preference (RFC 4191) support"
---help---
Router Preference is an optional extension to the Router
Advertisement message to improve the ability of hosts
to pick more appropriate router, especially when the hosts
is placed in a multi-homed network.
Advertisement message which improves the ability of hosts
to pick an appropriate router, especially when the hosts
are placed in a multi-homed network.
If unsure, say N.
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ choice
---help---
This option selects the default rate control algorithm
mac80211 will use. Note that this default can still be
overriden through the ieee80211_default_rc_algo module
overridden through the ieee80211_default_rc_algo module
parameter if different algorithms are available.
config MAC80211_RC_DEFAULT_PID
......
......@@ -52,7 +52,7 @@ config NF_CT_ACCT
Please note that currently this option only sets a default state.
You may change it at boot time with nf_conntrack.acct=0/1 kernel
paramater or by loading the nf_conntrack module with acct=0/1.
parameter or by loading the nf_conntrack module with acct=0/1.
You may also disable/enable it on a running system with:
sysctl net.netfilter.nf_conntrack_acct=0/1
......
......@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@ config PHONET
tristate "Phonet protocols family"
help
The Phone Network protocol (PhoNet) is a packet-oriented
communication protocol developped by Nokia for use with its modems.
communication protocol developed by Nokia for use with its modems.
This is required for Maemo to use cellular data connectivity (if
supported). It can also be used to control Nokia phones
......
......@@ -69,7 +69,7 @@ config RPCSEC_GSS_SPKM3
select CRYPTO_CBC
help
Choose Y here to enable Secure RPC using the SPKM3 public key
GSS-API mechansim (RFC 2025).
GSS-API mechanism (RFC 2025).
Secure RPC calls with SPKM3 require an auxiliary userspace
daemon which may be found in the Linux nfs-utils package
......
......@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@
#
# As well, enablement of the RFKILL code means we need the INPUT layer
# support to inject events coming from hw rfkill switches. That
# dependency could be killed if input.h provided appropiate means to
# dependency could be killed if input.h provided appropriate means to
# work when input is disabled.
comment "WiMAX Wireless Broadband support requires CONFIG_INPUT enabled"
......
......@@ -42,7 +42,7 @@ config SND_BF5XX_AC97
You will also need to select the audio interfaces to support below.
Note:
AC97 codecs which do not implment the slot-16 mode will not function
AC97 codecs which do not implement the slot-16 mode will not function
properly with this driver. This driver is known to work with the
Analog Devices line of AC97 codecs.
......
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