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authorScott Rifenbark <scott.m.rifenbark@intel.com>2011-07-14 11:20:41 -0700
committerRichard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>2011-07-21 10:59:20 +0100
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documentation/kernel-manual/kernel-concepts.xml: General rewrite of Kernel tools.
Cleaned up the list construction. (From yocto-docs rev: 29dd0a40bf9844de631941b7f26d1181fd17c95b) Signed-off-by: Scott Rifenbark <scott.m.rifenbark@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>
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<section id='kernel-tools'>
<title>Kernel Tools</title>
<para>
-Since most standard workflows involve moving forward with an existing tree by
-continuing to add and alter the underlying baseline, the tools that manage
-Yocto Project's kernel construction are largely hidden from the developer to
-present a simplified view of the kernel for ease of use.
-</para>
-<para>
-The fundamental properties of the tools that manage and construct the
-kernel are:
-<itemizedlist>
- <listitem><para>the ability to group patches into named, reusable features</para></listitem>
- <listitem><para>to allow top down control of included features</para></listitem>
- <listitem><para>the binding of kernel configuration to kernel patches/features</para></listitem>
- <listitem><para>the presentation of a seamless Git repository that blends Yocto Project value with the kernel.org history and development</para></listitem>
-</itemizedlist>
-</para>
+ Since most standard workflows involve moving forward with an existing tree by
+ continuing to add and alter the underlying baseline, the tools that manage
+ the Yocto Project's kernel construction are largely hidden from the developer to
+ present a simplified view of the kernel for ease of use.
+ </para>
+ <para>
+ The fundamental properties of the tools that manage and construct the
+ Yocto Project kernel are:
+ <itemizedlist>
+ <listitem><para>Group patches into named, reusable features.</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>Allow top down control of included features.</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>Bind kernel configuration to kernel patches and features.</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>Present a seamless Git repository that blends Yocto Project value
+ with the kernel.org history and development.</para></listitem>
+ </itemizedlist>
+ </para>
<!--<para>
The tools that construct a kernel tree will be discussed later in this
document. The following tools form the foundation of the Yocto Project