Patchwork [4/8] Documentation: Add some basic documentation on make targets

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Submitter Stefan Weil
Date Feb. 5, 2010, 10:52 p.m.
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Stefan Weil - Feb. 5, 2010, 10:52 p.m.
This should help new users to get started.

Signed-off-by: Stefan Weil <>
 qemu-doc.texi |   41 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
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diff --git a/qemu-doc.texi b/qemu-doc.texi
index 84de318..8ecd175 100644
--- a/qemu-doc.texi
+++ b/qemu-doc.texi
@@ -2286,6 +2286,7 @@  Run the emulation in single step mode.
 * Windows::
 * Cross compilation for Windows with Linux::
 * Mac OS X::
+* Make targets::
 @end menu
 @node Linux/Unix
@@ -2381,6 +2382,46 @@  The Mac OS X patches are not fully merged in QEMU, so you should look
 at the QEMU mailing list archive to have all the necessary
+@node Make targets
+@section Make targets
+@table @code
+@item make
+@item make all
+Make everything which is typically needed.
+@item install
+@item install-doc
+@item make clean
+Remove most files which were built during make.
+@item make distclean
+Remove everything which was built during make.
+@item make dvi
+@item make html
+@item make info
+@item make pdf
+Create documentation in dvi, html, info or pdf format.
+@item make cscope
+@item make defconfig
+(Re-)create some build configuration files.
+User made changes will be overwritten.
+@item tar
+@item tarbin
+@end table
 @node Index
 @chapter Index
 @printindex cp