Patchwork toolchain/crosstool-ng: be more explicit in the config file help

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Submitter Yann E. MORIN
Date Jan. 9, 2013, 10:52 p.m.
Message ID <1357771932-25006-1-git-send-email-yann.morin.1998@free.fr>
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Permalink /patch/210888/
State Accepted
Commit 83b716a23ad764a5571d7590ab6d38d64d8be13e
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Yann E. MORIN - Jan. 9, 2013, 10:52 p.m.
Some users seem to interpret:
    make ctng-menuconfig

as being a value that can be fit for the ct-ng config file.

Clarify that it is a command to run, not a possible value.

Reported-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@free-electrons.com>
Signed-off-by: "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998@free.fr>

---
Changes v1 -> v2:
  - rework the whole help text with content suggested by Thomas
---
 toolchain/toolchain-crosstool-ng/Config.in |   10 ++++++----
 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
Peter Korsgaard - Jan. 12, 2013, 8:48 p.m.
>>>>> "Yann" == Yann E MORIN <yann.morin.1998@free.fr> writes:

 Yann> Some users seem to interpret:
 Yann>     make ctng-menuconfig

 Yann> as being a value that can be fit for the ct-ng config file.

 Yann> Clarify that it is a command to run, not a possible value.

 Yann> Reported-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@free-electrons.com>
 Yann> Signed-off-by: "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998@free.fr>

Committed, thanks.

Patch

diff --git a/toolchain/toolchain-crosstool-ng/Config.in b/toolchain/toolchain-crosstool-ng/Config.in
index d80f547..df4e9b1 100644
--- a/toolchain/toolchain-crosstool-ng/Config.in
+++ b/toolchain/toolchain-crosstool-ng/Config.in
@@ -43,10 +43,12 @@  config BR2_TOOLCHAIN_CTNG_CONFIG
 	default "toolchain/toolchain-crosstool-ng/crosstool-ng.config-eglibc" if BR2_TOOLCHAIN_CTNG_eglibc
 	default "toolchain/toolchain-crosstool-ng/crosstool-ng.config-glibc"  if BR2_TOOLCHAIN_CTNG_glibc
 	help
-	  Enter here the crosstool-NG's .config file to use.
-	  To fine-tune your toolchain, you can also call:
-	    make ctng-menuconfig
-
+	  Enter here the path to the crosstool-NG .config file to use.
+	  
+	  Generally, the default crosstool-NG configuration files bundled with
+	  Buildroot work fine in most situations. Use 'make ctng-menuconfig'
+	  from the command line, for expert customization of your toolchain.
+	  
 	  If unsure, keep the default value.
 
 if BR2_TOOLCHAIN_CTNG_uClibc