[Buildroot] [git commit branch/2020.11.x] package/batman-adv: add note about linux mainline kernel module alternative

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Tue Mar 23 17:20:53 UTC 2021

commit: https://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=f86de3280c4921994a967f0aa9ec95dc09307342
branch: https://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=refs/heads/2020.11.x

Since version 2.6.38 batman-adv is integreated into the linux mainline
kernel ([1], [2]) so add a note about it in the Config.in help text.

[1] https://kernelnewbies.org/Linux_2_6_38
[2] https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=c6c8fea29769d998d94fcec9b9f14d4b52b349d3

Signed-off-by: Peter Seiderer <ps.report at gmx.net>
Signed-off-by: Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998 at free.fr>
(cherry picked from commit 8ec31f1bc325d8544c8da2922d857272900f3ded)
Signed-off-by: Peter Korsgaard <peter at korsgaard.com>
 package/batman-adv/Config.in | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/package/batman-adv/Config.in b/package/batman-adv/Config.in
index 9d3d7967b9..eae94fd130 100644
--- a/package/batman-adv/Config.in
+++ b/package/batman-adv/Config.in
@@ -6,6 +6,8 @@ config BR2_PACKAGE_BATMAN_ADV
 	depends on BR2_LINUX_KERNEL
 	  batman-adv mesh networking kernel module
+	  Note: batman-adv is part of the linux mainline
+	  kernel since version 2.6.38

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