Re: CONFIG Symbol

From: Randy.Dunlap
Date: Thu Oct 16 2008 - 11:56:12 EST

On Thu, 16 Oct 2008, Prabhu Chawandi wrote:

> Hi All,
> I have added a symobol in thr config file, freshely ... eg.

What kind of config file? Is it in a Kconfig* file?
If so, then the CONFIG_ prefix is implicit and you should just
use "USB_SERIAL_CONSOLE" as the symbol name.

> i.e. there was no symbol at all ... but in the source code a check is
> made for that symbol...
> So I have added that symbol in the config file,,,
> unfortunately I am not getting that flag value reflected,,,,


> What I thought ,, Is there any other place where to identify this symbol...
> as we export any symbol...

Config symbols are produced as include/linux/autoconf.h at build time,
so you can look at that file to see what was produced/generated.

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