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authorScott Rifenbark <>2012-01-03 09:13:14 -0600
committerRichard Purdie <>2012-01-06 12:13:11 +0000
commitab808a9d754e4f8eafe890ff9a8537cc5aced2dd (patch)
parent279ad0f379d7cdccad8cdd00fdece079ce350a69 (diff)
documentation/kernel-manual/kernel-doc-intro.xml: General clean-up
(From yocto-docs rev: bab78b907279fcd9fd5c65a53c31ee1e51cd6576) Signed-off-by: Scott Rifenbark <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
1 files changed, 20 insertions, 13 deletions
diff --git a/documentation/kernel-manual/kernel-doc-intro.xml b/documentation/kernel-manual/kernel-doc-intro.xml
index 37f1dfebb1..9f845823d3 100644
--- a/documentation/kernel-manual/kernel-doc-intro.xml
+++ b/documentation/kernel-manual/kernel-doc-intro.xml
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@
The Yocto Project presents the kernel as a fully patched, history-clean Git
The Git tree represents the selected features, board support,
- and configurations extensively tested by Yocto Project.
+ and configurations extensively tested by the Yocto Project.
The Yocto Project kernel allows the end user to leverage community
best practices to seamlessly manage the development, build and debug cycles.
@@ -28,27 +28,34 @@
<listitem><para><emphasis>Using the Kernel:</emphasis> Describes best practices
and "how-to" information
that lets you put the kernel to practical use.
- Some examples are "How to Build a
- Project Specific Tree", "How to Examine Changes in a Branch", and "How to
- Save Kernel Modifications."</para></listitem>
+ Some examples are how to examine changes in a branch and how to
+ save kernel modifications.</para></listitem>
- For more information on the kernel, see the following links:
+ For more information on the Linux kernel, see the following links:
- <listitem><para><ulink url=''></ulink></para></listitem>
- <listitem><para><ulink url=''></ulink></para></listitem>
- <listitem><para><ulink url=';a=blob_plain;f=Documentation/HOWTO;hb=HEAD'></ulink></para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>The Linux Foundation's guide for kernel development
+ process - <ulink url=''></ulink></para></listitem>
+<!-- <listitem><para><ulink url=''></ulink></para></listitem> -->
+ <listitem><para>A fairly emcompassing guide on Linux kernel development -
+ <ulink url=';a=blob_plain;f=Documentation/HOWTO;hb=HEAD'></ulink></para></listitem>
- For more discussion on the Yocto Project kernel, you can also see the
- "<ulink url=''>Kernel Overview</ulink>",
- "<ulink url=''>Kernel Modification Workflow</ulink>", and
- "<ulink url=''>Kernel Modification Example</ulink>" sections all in
- <ulink url=''>The Yocto Project Development Manual</ulink>.
+ For more discussion on the Yocto Project kernel, you can see these sections
+ in <ulink url=''>The Yocto Project Development Manual</ulink>:
+ <itemizedlist>
+ <listitem><para>
+ "<ulink url=''>Kernel Overview</ulink>"</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>
+ "<ulink url=''>Kernel Modification Workflow</ulink>"
+ </para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>
+ "<ulink url=''>Kernel Modification Example</ulink>".</para></listitem>
+ </itemizedlist>