Subject: Kernel config documentation (Re: seriousness of this Project)
To: None <>
From: Onno Ebbinge <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/08/2005 09:27:29
Kernel config documentation is really high on my wish list
and, I guess, a lot of other users...


On 9/8/05, Liam J. Foy <> wrote:
> [snip]
> However, on another note I would really like to see an improvement
> in the kernel documentation. By that I do not mean internals, I
> simply mean on how new users configure it. Similar to how FreeBSD do
> it:
> I have seen countless times when the problem users can't get
> they're kernel to compile is due to an incorrect config. If the
> options where correctly documented (to a users basic
> understanding, this excludes basic raw comments in the config
> files) it would make it much nicer for newcomers to understand.
> Just my opinion.
> --
>                - Liam J. Foy