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    Signed-off-by: Matt LaPlante
    ---
    arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/blackfin/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    arch/cris/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/mips/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/powerpc/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    arch/sh/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    arch/x86/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    drivers/ata/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/base/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/gpio/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    drivers/hwmon/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    drivers/input/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/leds/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/misc/Kconfig | 8 ++++----
    drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/serial/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/usb/core/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    fs/Kconfig | 2 +-
    init/Kconfig | 6 +++++-
    net/Kconfig | 2 +-
    net/ipv6/Kconfig | 18 +++++++++---------
    net/mac80211/Kconfig | 2 +-
    net/netfilter/Kconfig | 2 +-
    32 files changed, 61 insertions(+), 57 deletions(-)

    diff --git a/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig b/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    index 79f0b1f..c259ced 100644
    --- a/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    @@ -93,9 +93,9 @@ config MACH_OMAP_PALMZ71
    bool "Palm Zire71"
    depends on ARCH_OMAP1 && ARCH_OMAP15XX
    help
    - Support for the Palm Zire71 PDA. To boot the kernel,
    + Support for the Palm Zire71 PDA. To boot the kernel
    you'll need a PalmOS compatible bootloader; check out
    - http://hackndev.com/palm/z71 for more informations.
    + http://hackndev.com/palm/z71 for more information.
    Say Y here if you have such a PDA, say N otherwise.

    config MACH_OMAP_PALMTT
    diff --git a/arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig b/arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig
    index e8ee7ec..1faf87c 100644
    --- a/arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig
    @@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ config ARCH_GUMSTIX
    bool "Gumstix XScale boards"
    help
    Say Y here if you intend to run this kernel on a
    - Gumstix Full Function Minature Computer.
    + Gumstix Full Function Miniature Computer.

    config MACH_GUMSTIX_F
    bool "Basix, Connex, ws-200ax, ws-400ax systems"
    diff --git a/arch/blackfin/Kconfig b/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    index 4154ff1..4953f7b 100644
    --- a/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    @@ -603,7 +603,7 @@ config CACHELINE_ALIGNED_L1
    default n if BF54x
    depends on !BF531
    help
    - If enabled, cacheline_anligned data is linked
    + If enabled, cacheline_aligned data is linked
    into L1 data memory. (less latency)

    config SYSCALL_TAB_L1
    @@ -763,7 +763,7 @@ config MPU
    memory they do not own. This comes at a performance penalty
    and is recommended only for debugging.

    -comment "Asynchonous Memory Configuration"
    +comment "Asynchronous Memory Configuration"

    menu "EBIU_AMGCTL Global Control"
    config C_AMCKEN
    @@ -795,7 +795,7 @@ config C_B3PEN
    default n

    choice
    - prompt"Enable Asynchonous Memory Banks"
    + prompt"Enable Asynchronous Memory Banks"
    default C_AMBEN_ALL

    config C_AMBEN
    diff --git a/arch/cris/Kconfig b/arch/cris/Kconfig
    index 9389d38..9713196 100644
    --- a/arch/cris/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/cris/Kconfig
    @@ -436,7 +436,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT0_DMA1_IN
    help
    Enables the DMA1 input channel for ser0 (ttyS0).
    If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
    - used when receiveing data.
    + used when receiving data.
    Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
    something else.

    @@ -563,7 +563,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT2_DMA7_IN
    help
    Enables the DMA7 input channel for ser2 (ttyS2).
    If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
    - used when receiveing data.
    + used when receiving data.
    Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
    something else.

    @@ -602,7 +602,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT3_DMA3_IN
    help
    Enables the DMA3 input channel for ser3 (ttyS3).
    If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
    - used when receiveing data.
    + used when receiving data.
    Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
    something else.

    diff --git a/arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig b/arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig
    index 005ed2b..21bbd93 100644
    --- a/arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig
    @@ -28,7 +28,7 @@ config ETRAX_NBR_LED_GRP_ONE
    help
    Select this if you want one Ethernet LED group. This LED group
    can be used for one or more Ethernet interfaces. However, it is
    - recomended that each Ethernet interface use a dedicated LED group.
    + recommended that each Ethernet interface use a dedicated LED group.

    config ETRAX_NBR_LED_GRP_TWO
    bool "Use two LED groups"
    diff --git a/arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig b/arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig
    index 7a64fce..b9e328e 100644
    --- a/arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig
    @@ -342,7 +342,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT4_DMA9_IN
    help
    Enables the DMA9 input channel for ser4 (ttyS4).
    If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
    - used when receiveing data.
    + used when receiving data.
    Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
    something else.

    diff --git a/arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig b/arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig
    index f6d7447..774de82 100644
    --- a/arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig
    @@ -59,7 +59,7 @@ config ETRAX_SDRAM_GRP1_CONFIG
    depends on ETRAX_ARCH_V32
    default "0"
    help
    - SDRAM configuration for group 1. The defult value is 0
    + SDRAM configuration for group 1. The default value is 0
    because group 1 is not used in the default configuration,
    described in the help for SDRAM_GRP0_CONFIG.

    diff --git a/arch/mips/Kconfig b/arch/mips/Kconfig
    index 4da736e..86688ae 100644
    --- a/arch/mips/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/mips/Kconfig
    @@ -135,7 +135,7 @@ config MACH_JAZZ
    help
    This a family of machines based on the MIPS R4030 chipset which was
    used by several vendors to build RISC/os and Windows NT workstations.
    - Members include the Acer PICA, MIPS Magnum 4000, MIPS Millenium and
    + Members include the Acer PICA, MIPS Magnum 4000, MIPS Millennium and
    Olivetti M700-10 workstations.

    config LASAT
    diff --git a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
    index 587da5e..02c705d 100644
    --- a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
    @@ -335,7 +335,7 @@ config PHYP_DUMP
    help
    Hypervisor-assisted dump is meant to be a kdump replacement
    offering robustness and speed not possible without system
    - hypervisor assistence.
    + hypervisor assistance.

    If unsure, say "N"

    diff --git a/arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig
    index 4c900ef..c5a1c0f 100644
    --- a/arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig
    @@ -288,7 +288,7 @@ config CPM
    config OF_RTC
    bool
    help
    - Uses information from the OF or flattened device tree to instatiate
    + Uses information from the OF or flattened device tree to instantiate
    platform devices for direct mapped RTC chips like the DS1742 or DS1743.

    source "arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig"
    diff --git a/arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig
    index 57cc565..0254862 100644
    --- a/arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig
    @@ -9,8 +9,8 @@ config PPC_BESTCOMM
    select PPC_LIB_RHEAP
    help
    BestComm is the name of the communication coprocessor found
    - on the Freescale MPC5200 family of processor. It's usage is
    - optionnal for some drivers (like ATA), but required for
    + on the Freescale MPC5200 family of processor. Its usage is
    + optional for some drivers (like ATA), but required for
    others (like FEC).

    If you want to use drivers that require DMA operations,
    diff --git a/arch/sh/Kconfig b/arch/sh/Kconfig
    index 5131d50..e6d796a 100644
    --- a/arch/sh/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/sh/Kconfig
    @@ -562,10 +562,10 @@ config GUSA_RB
    depends on GUSA && CPU_SH3 || (CPU_SH4 && !CPU_SH4A)
    help
    Enabling this option will allow the kernel to implement some
    - atomic operations using a software implemention of load-locked/
    + atomic operations using a software implementation of load-locked/
    store-conditional (LLSC). On machines which do not have hardware
    LLSC, this should be more efficient than the other alternative of
    - disabling insterrupts around the atomic sequence.
    + disabling interrupts around the atomic sequence.

    endmenu

    diff --git a/arch/x86/Kconfig b/arch/x86/Kconfig
    index ed92864..d8266c7 100644
    --- a/arch/x86/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/x86/Kconfig
    @@ -1000,7 +1000,7 @@ config NODES_SHIFT
    depends on NEED_MULTIPLE_NODES
    help
    Specify the maximum number of NUMA Nodes available on the target
    - system. Increases memory reserved to accomodate various tables.
    + system. Increases memory reserved to accommodate various tables.

    config HAVE_ARCH_BOOTMEM_NODE
    def_bool y
    @@ -1128,7 +1128,7 @@ config MTRR_SANITIZER
    add writeback entries.

    Can be disabled with disable_mtrr_cleanup on the kernel command line.
    - The largest mtrr entry size for a continous block can be set with
    + The largest mtrr entry size for a continuous block can be set with
    mtrr_chunk_size.

    If unsure, say N.
    diff --git a/drivers/ata/Kconfig b/drivers/ata/Kconfig
    index ae84949..062e469 100644
    --- a/drivers/ata/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/ata/Kconfig
    @@ -87,7 +87,7 @@ config ATA_SFF

    For users with exclusively modern controllers like AHCI,
    Silicon Image 3124, or Marvell 6440, you may choose to
    - disable this uneeded SFF support.
    + disable this unneeded SFF support.

    If unsure, say Y.

    diff --git a/drivers/base/Kconfig b/drivers/base/Kconfig
    index 6318f6b..b1f3738 100644
    --- a/drivers/base/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/base/Kconfig
    @@ -54,7 +54,7 @@ config FIRMWARE_IN_KERNEL
    such firmware, and do not wish to use an initrd.

    This single option controls the inclusion of firmware for
    - every driver which usees request_firmare() and ships its
    + every driver which usees request_firmware() and ships its
    firmware in the kernel source tree, to avoid a proliferation
    of 'Include firmware for xxx device' options.

    diff --git a/drivers/gpio/Kconfig b/drivers/gpio/Kconfig
    index dbd42d6..4819545 100644
    --- a/drivers/gpio/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/gpio/Kconfig
    @@ -42,9 +42,9 @@ config DEBUG_GPIO
    depends on DEBUG_KERNEL
    help
    Say Y here to add some extra checks and diagnostics to GPIO calls.
    - The checks help ensure that GPIOs have been properly initialized
    - before they are used and that sleeping calls aren not made from
    - nonsleeping contexts. They can make bitbanged serial protocols
    + These checks help ensure that GPIOs have been properly initialized
    + before they are used, and that sleeping calls are not made from
    + non-sleeping contexts. They can make bitbanged serial protocols
    slower. The diagnostics help catch the type of setup errors
    that are most common when setting up new platforms or boards.

    diff --git a/drivers/hwmon/Kconfig b/drivers/hwmon/Kconfig
    index d402e8d..7616f32 100644
    --- a/drivers/hwmon/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/hwmon/Kconfig
    @@ -321,7 +321,7 @@ config SENSORS_FSCHMD
    Computers sensor chips.

    This is a new merged driver for FSC sensor chips which is intended
    - as a replacment for the fscpos, fscscy and fscher drivers and adds
    + as a replacement for the fscpos, fscscy, and fscher drivers, and adds
    support for several other FCS sensor chips.

    This driver can also be built as a module. If so, the module
    diff --git a/drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig b/drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig
    index a95cb94..bf92f3e 100644
    --- a/drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig
    @@ -167,8 +167,8 @@ config MENELAUS
    depends on I2C=y && ARCH_OMAP24XX
    help
    If you say yes here you get support for the Texas Instruments
    - TWL92330/Menelaus Power Management chip. This include voltage
    - regulators, Dual slot memory card tranceivers, real-time clock
    + TWL92330/Menelaus Power Management chip. This includes voltage
    + regulators, dual slot memory card transceivers, real-time clock,
    and other features that are often used in portable devices like
    cell phones and PDAs.

    diff --git a/drivers/input/Kconfig b/drivers/input/Kconfig
    index 5f9d860..cd50c00 100644
    --- a/drivers/input/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/input/Kconfig
    @@ -143,7 +143,7 @@ config INPUT_APMPOWER
    ---help---
    Say Y here if you want suspend key events to trigger a user
    requested suspend through APM. This is useful on embedded
    - systems where such behviour is desired without userspace
    + systems where such behaviour is desired without userspace
    interaction. If unsure, say N.

    To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    diff --git a/drivers/leds/Kconfig b/drivers/leds/Kconfig
    index 9556262..b2eedfa 100644
    --- a/drivers/leds/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/leds/Kconfig
    @@ -100,7 +100,7 @@ config LEDS_HP6XX
    tristate "LED Support for the HP Jornada 6xx"
    depends on LEDS_CLASS && SH_HP6XX
    help
    - This option enables led support for the handheld
    + This option enables LED support for the handheld
    HP Jornada 620/660/680/690.

    config LEDS_PCA9532
    @@ -108,7 +108,7 @@ config LEDS_PCA9532
    depends on LEDS_CLASS && I2C && INPUT && EXPERIMENTAL
    help
    This option enables support for NXP pca9532
    - led controller. It is generally only usefull
    + LED controller. It is generally only useful
    as a platform driver

    config LEDS_GPIO
    @@ -150,7 +150,7 @@ config LEDS_CLEVO_MAIL
    Positivo Mobile (Clevo M5x0V)

    If your model is not listed here you can try the "nodetect"
    - module paramter.
    + module parameter.

    To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    module will be called leds-clevo-mail.
    diff --git a/drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig b/drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig
    index 7dbb4a2..9b1f774 100644
    --- a/drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig
    @@ -358,7 +358,7 @@ config DVB_TUNER_DIB0070
    default m if DVB_FE_CUSTOMISE
    help
    A driver for the silicon baseband tuner DiB0070 from DiBcom.
    - This device is only used inside a SiP called togther with a
    + This device is only used inside a SiP called together with a
    demodulator for now.

    comment "SEC control devices for DVB-S"
    diff --git a/drivers/misc/Kconfig b/drivers/misc/Kconfig
    index a726f3b..5fe2a35 100644
    --- a/drivers/misc/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/misc/Kconfig
    @@ -18,8 +18,8 @@ config ATMEL_PWM
    depends on AVR32 || ARCH_AT91
    help
    This option enables device driver support for the PWM channels
    - on certain Atmel prcoessors. Pulse Width Modulation is used for
    - purposes including software controlled power-efficent backlights
    + on certain Atmel processors. Pulse Width Modulation is used for
    + purposes including software controlled power-efficient backlights
    on LCD displays, motor control, and waveform generation.

    config ATMEL_TCLIB
    @@ -364,7 +364,7 @@ config THINKPAD_ACPI_HOTKEY_POLL
    depends on THINKPAD_ACPI
    default y
    ---help---
    - Some thinkpad models benefit from NVRAM polling to detect a few of
    + Some ThinkPad models benefit from NVRAM polling to detect a few of
    the hot key press events. If you know your ThinkPad model does not
    need to do NVRAM polling to support any of the hot keys you use,
    unselecting this option will save about 1kB of memory.
    @@ -383,7 +383,7 @@ config ATMEL_SSC
    tristate "Device driver for Atmel SSC peripheral"
    depends on AVR32 || ARCH_AT91
    ---help---
    - This option enables device driver support for Atmel Syncronized
    + This option enables device driver support for Atmel Synchronized
    Serial Communication peripheral (SSC).

    The SSC peripheral supports a wide variety of serial frame based
    diff --git a/drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig b/drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig
    index ea8d7a3..7b8ad12 100644
    --- a/drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig
    @@ -146,7 +146,7 @@ config MMC_SPI
    select CRC7
    select CRC_ITU_T
    help
    - Some systems accss MMC/SD cards using a SPI controller instead of
    + Some systems access MMC/SD cards using a SPI controller instead of
    using a "native" MMC/SD controller. This has a disadvantage of
    being relatively high overhead, but a compensating advantage of
    working on many systems without dedicated MMC/SD controllers.
    diff --git a/drivers/serial/Kconfig b/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    index 77cb342..2aaeb71 100644
    --- a/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    @@ -1383,7 +1383,7 @@ config SERIAL_BFIN_SPORT
    depends on BLACKFIN && EXPERIMENTAL
    select SERIAL_CORE
    help
    - Enble support SPORT emulate UART on Blackfin series.
    + Enable SPORT emulate UART on Blackfin series.

    To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    module will be called bfin_sport_uart.
    diff --git a/drivers/usb/core/Kconfig b/drivers/usb/core/Kconfig
    index cc9f397..e1759d1 100644
    --- a/drivers/usb/core/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/usb/core/Kconfig
    @@ -134,5 +134,5 @@ config USB_OTG_BLACKLIST_HUB
    If you say Y here, then Linux will refuse to enumerate
    external hubs. OTG hosts are allowed to reduce hardware
    and software costs by not supporting external hubs. So
    - are "Emedded Hosts" that don't offer OTG support.
    + are "Embedded Hosts" that don't offer OTG support.

    diff --git a/drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig b/drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig
    index 70338f4..4f51c9e 100644
    --- a/drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig
    @@ -501,8 +501,8 @@ config USB_SERIAL_SIERRAWIRELESS
    help
    Say M here if you want to use Sierra Wireless devices.

    - Many deviecs have a feature known as TRU-Install, for those devices
    - to work properly the USB Storage Sierra feature must be enabled.
    + Many devices have a feature known as TRU-Install. For those devices
    + to work properly, the USB Storage Sierra feature must be enabled.

    To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    module will be called sierra.
    diff --git a/fs/Kconfig b/fs/Kconfig
    index abccb5d..97ef13d 100644
    --- a/fs/Kconfig
    +++ b/fs/Kconfig
    @@ -1795,7 +1795,7 @@ config RPCSEC_GSS_SPKM3
    select CRYPTO_CBC
    help
    Choose Y here to enable Secure RPC using the SPKM3 public key
    - GSS-API mechansim (RFC 2025).
    + GSS-API mechanism (RFC 2025).

    Secure RPC calls with SPKM3 require an auxiliary userspace
    daemon which may be found in the Linux nfs-utils package
    diff --git a/init/Kconfig b/init/Kconfig
    index c11da38..0cd1edf 100644
    --- a/init/Kconfig
    +++ b/init/Kconfig
    @@ -487,7 +487,11 @@ config PID_NS
    depends on NAMESPACES && EXPERIMENTAL
    help
    Support process id namespaces. This allows having multiple
    +<<<<<<< HEAD:init/Kconfig
    process with the same pid as long as they are in different
    +=======
    + processes with the same pid as long as they are in different
    +>>>>>>> 00c0d3c... Fix misc small typos/grammar in Kconfigs.:init/Kconfig
    pid namespaces. This is a building block of containers.

    Unless you want to work with an experimental feature
    @@ -639,7 +643,7 @@ config COMPAT_BRK
    Randomizing heap placement makes heap exploits harder, but it
    also breaks ancient binaries (including anything libc5 based).
    This option changes the bootup default to heap randomization
    - disabled, and can be overriden runtime by setting
    + disabled, and can be overridden at runtime by setting
    /proc/sys/kernel/randomize_va_space to 2.

    On non-ancient distros (post-2000 ones) N is usually a safe choice.
    diff --git a/net/Kconfig b/net/Kconfig
    index 7612cc8..3700443 100644
    --- a/net/Kconfig
    +++ b/net/Kconfig
    @@ -147,7 +147,7 @@ config NETFILTER_ADVANCED
    default y
    help
    If you say Y here you can select between all the netfilter modules.
    - If you say N the more ununsual ones will not be shown and the
    + If you say N the more unusual ones will not be shown and the
    basic ones needed by most people will default to 'M'.

    If unsure, say Y.
    diff --git a/net/ipv6/Kconfig b/net/ipv6/Kconfig
    index ec99215..ca8cb32 100644
    --- a/net/ipv6/Kconfig
    +++ b/net/ipv6/Kconfig
    @@ -22,17 +22,17 @@ menuconfig IPV6
    if IPV6

    config IPV6_PRIVACY
    - bool "IPv6: Privacy Extensions support"
    + bool "IPv6: Privacy Extensions (RFC 3041) support"
    ---help---
    Privacy Extensions for Stateless Address Autoconfiguration in IPv6
    - support. With this option, additional periodically-alter
    - pseudo-random global-scope unicast address(es) will assigned to
    + support. With this option, additional periodically-altered
    + pseudo-random global-scope unicast address(es) will be assigned to
    your interface(s).

    - We use our standard pseudo random algorithm to generate randomized
    - interface identifier, instead of one described in RFC 3041.
    + We use our standard pseudo-random algorithm to generate the
    + randomized interface identifier, instead of one described in RFC 3041.

    - By default, kernel do not generate temporary addresses.
    + By default the kernel does not generate temporary addresses.
    To use temporary addresses, do

    echo 2 >/proc/sys/net/ipv6/conf/all/use_tempaddr
    @@ -43,9 +43,9 @@ config IPV6_ROUTER_PREF
    bool "IPv6: Router Preference (RFC 4191) support"
    ---help---
    Router Preference is an optional extension to the Router
    - Advertisement message to improve the ability of hosts
    - to pick more appropriate router, especially when the hosts
    - is placed in a multi-homed network.
    + Advertisement message which improves the ability of hosts
    + to pick an appropriate router, especially when the hosts
    + are placed in a multi-homed network.

    If unsure, say N.

    diff --git a/net/mac80211/Kconfig b/net/mac80211/Kconfig
    index 80d6933..0375b17 100644
    --- a/net/mac80211/Kconfig
    +++ b/net/mac80211/Kconfig
    @@ -28,7 +28,7 @@ choice
    ---help---
    This option selects the default rate control algorithm
    mac80211 will use. Note that this default can still be
    - overriden through the ieee80211_default_rc_algo module
    + overridden through the ieee80211_default_rc_algo module
    parameter if different algorithms are available.

    config MAC80211_RC_DEFAULT_PID
    diff --git a/net/netfilter/Kconfig b/net/netfilter/Kconfig
    index ee898e7..784f3d9 100644
    --- a/net/netfilter/Kconfig
    +++ b/net/netfilter/Kconfig
    @@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ config NF_CT_ACCT

    Please note that currently this option only sets a default state.
    You may change it at boot time with nf_conntrack.acct=0/1 kernel
    - paramater or by loading the nf_conntrack module with acct=0/1.
    + parameter or by loading the nf_conntrack module with acct=0/1.

    You may also disable/enable it on a running system with:
    sysctl net.netfilter.nf_conntrack_acct=0/1
    --
    1.5.4.3

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  2. Re: [PATCH] Kconfig cleanup including spelling and grammar touchups.

    On Sun, 31 Aug 2008 22:28:22 -0500 Matt LaPlante wrote:

    >
    > Signed-off-by: Matt LaPlante
    > ---
    > arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/blackfin/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    > arch/cris/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    > arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/mips/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/powerpc/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > arch/sh/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > arch/x86/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > drivers/ata/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/base/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/gpio/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    > drivers/hwmon/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > drivers/input/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/leds/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    > drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/misc/Kconfig | 8 ++++----
    > drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/serial/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/usb/core/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > fs/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > init/Kconfig | 6 +++++-
    > net/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > net/ipv6/Kconfig | 18 +++++++++---------
    > net/mac80211/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > net/netfilter/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > 32 files changed, 61 insertions(+), 57 deletions(-)
    >
    > diff --git a/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig b/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    > index 79f0b1f..c259ced 100644
    > --- a/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    > +++ b/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    > @@ -93,9 +93,9 @@ config MACH_OMAP_PALMZ71
    > bool "Palm Zire71"
    > depends on ARCH_OMAP1 && ARCH_OMAP15XX
    > help
    > - Support for the Palm Zire71 PDA. To boot the kernel,
    > + Support for the Palm Zire71 PDA. To boot the kernel


    What's wrong with the comma?

    > you'll need a PalmOS compatible bootloader; check out
    > - http://hackndev.com/palm/z71 for more informations.
    > + http://hackndev.com/palm/z71 for more information.
    > Say Y here if you have such a PDA, say N otherwise.
    >
    > config MACH_OMAP_PALMTT


    > diff --git a/arch/blackfin/Kconfig b/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    > index 4154ff1..4953f7b 100644
    > --- a/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    > +++ b/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    > @@ -795,7 +795,7 @@ config C_B3PEN
    > default n
    >
    > choice
    > - prompt"Enable Asynchonous Memory Banks"
    > + prompt"Enable Asynchronous Memory Banks"


    Space is preferred, like:
    prompt "Enable Async..."

    > default C_AMBEN_ALL
    >
    > config C_AMBEN


    > diff --git a/drivers/base/Kconfig b/drivers/base/Kconfig
    > index 6318f6b..b1f3738 100644
    > --- a/drivers/base/Kconfig
    > +++ b/drivers/base/Kconfig
    > @@ -54,7 +54,7 @@ config FIRMWARE_IN_KERNEL
    > such firmware, and do not wish to use an initrd.
    >
    > This single option controls the inclusion of firmware for
    > - every driver which usees request_firmare() and ships its
    > + every driver which usees request_firmware() and ships its


    uses

    > firmware in the kernel source tree, to avoid a proliferation
    > of 'Include firmware for xxx device' options.
    >


    > diff --git a/drivers/serial/Kconfig b/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    > index 77cb342..2aaeb71 100644
    > --- a/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    > +++ b/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    > @@ -1383,7 +1383,7 @@ config SERIAL_BFIN_SPORT
    > depends on BLACKFIN && EXPERIMENTAL
    > select SERIAL_CORE
    > help
    > - Enble support SPORT emulate UART on Blackfin series.
    > + Enable SPORT emulate UART on Blackfin series.


    Difficult to say which one is better....

    >
    > To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    > module will be called bfin_sport_uart.


    > diff --git a/init/Kconfig b/init/Kconfig
    > index c11da38..0cd1edf 100644
    > --- a/init/Kconfig
    > +++ b/init/Kconfig
    > @@ -487,7 +487,11 @@ config PID_NS
    > depends on NAMESPACES && EXPERIMENTAL
    > help
    > Support process id namespaces. This allows having multiple
    > +<<<<<<< HEAD:init/Kconfig
    > process with the same pid as long as they are in different
    > +=======
    > + processes with the same pid as long as they are in different
    > +>>>>>>> 00c0d3c... Fix misc small typos/grammar in Kconfigs.:init/Kconfig


    eh??

    > pid namespaces. This is a building block of containers.
    >
    > Unless you want to work with an experimental feature




    Ack for the others.

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  3. Re: [PATCH] Kconfig cleanup including spelling and grammar touchups.

    On Sun, 31 Aug 2008 21:24:45 -0700
    Randy Dunlap wrote:

    >
    >
    > Ack for the others.
    >
    > ---
    > ~Randy
    > Linux Plumbers Conference, 17-19 September 2008, Portland, Oregon USA
    > http://linuxplumbersconf.org/


    +fixes for randy

    Signed-off-by: Matt LaPlante
    ---
    arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/blackfin/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    arch/cris/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/mips/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/powerpc/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig | 2 +-
    arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    arch/sh/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    arch/x86/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    drivers/ata/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/base/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/gpio/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    drivers/hwmon/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    drivers/input/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/leds/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/misc/Kconfig | 8 ++++----
    drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/serial/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/usb/core/Kconfig | 2 +-
    drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    fs/Kconfig | 2 +-
    init/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    net/Kconfig | 2 +-
    net/ipv6/Kconfig | 18 +++++++++---------
    net/mac80211/Kconfig | 2 +-
    net/netfilter/Kconfig | 2 +-
    32 files changed, 57 insertions(+), 57 deletions(-)

    diff --git a/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig b/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    index 79f0b1f..eb46445 100644
    --- a/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig
    @@ -95,7 +95,7 @@ config MACH_OMAP_PALMZ71
    help
    Support for the Palm Zire71 PDA. To boot the kernel,
    you'll need a PalmOS compatible bootloader; check out
    - http://hackndev.com/palm/z71 for more informations.
    + http://hackndev.com/palm/z71 for more information.
    Say Y here if you have such a PDA, say N otherwise.

    config MACH_OMAP_PALMTT
    diff --git a/arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig b/arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig
    index e8ee7ec..1faf87c 100644
    --- a/arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig
    @@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ config ARCH_GUMSTIX
    bool "Gumstix XScale boards"
    help
    Say Y here if you intend to run this kernel on a
    - Gumstix Full Function Minature Computer.
    + Gumstix Full Function Miniature Computer.

    config MACH_GUMSTIX_F
    bool "Basix, Connex, ws-200ax, ws-400ax systems"
    diff --git a/arch/blackfin/Kconfig b/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    index 4154ff1..85ac43a 100644
    --- a/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/blackfin/Kconfig
    @@ -603,7 +603,7 @@ config CACHELINE_ALIGNED_L1
    default n if BF54x
    depends on !BF531
    help
    - If enabled, cacheline_anligned data is linked
    + If enabled, cacheline_aligned data is linked
    into L1 data memory. (less latency)

    config SYSCALL_TAB_L1
    @@ -763,7 +763,7 @@ config MPU
    memory they do not own. This comes at a performance penalty
    and is recommended only for debugging.

    -comment "Asynchonous Memory Configuration"
    +comment "Asynchronous Memory Configuration"

    menu "EBIU_AMGCTL Global Control"
    config C_AMCKEN
    @@ -795,7 +795,7 @@ config C_B3PEN
    default n

    choice
    - prompt"Enable Asynchonous Memory Banks"
    + prompt "Enable Asynchronous Memory Banks"
    default C_AMBEN_ALL

    config C_AMBEN
    diff --git a/arch/cris/Kconfig b/arch/cris/Kconfig
    index 9389d38..9713196 100644
    --- a/arch/cris/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/cris/Kconfig
    @@ -436,7 +436,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT0_DMA1_IN
    help
    Enables the DMA1 input channel for ser0 (ttyS0).
    If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
    - used when receiveing data.
    + used when receiving data.
    Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
    something else.

    @@ -563,7 +563,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT2_DMA7_IN
    help
    Enables the DMA7 input channel for ser2 (ttyS2).
    If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
    - used when receiveing data.
    + used when receiving data.
    Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
    something else.

    @@ -602,7 +602,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT3_DMA3_IN
    help
    Enables the DMA3 input channel for ser3 (ttyS3).
    If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
    - used when receiveing data.
    + used when receiving data.
    Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
    something else.

    diff --git a/arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig b/arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig
    index 005ed2b..21bbd93 100644
    --- a/arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig
    @@ -28,7 +28,7 @@ config ETRAX_NBR_LED_GRP_ONE
    help
    Select this if you want one Ethernet LED group. This LED group
    can be used for one or more Ethernet interfaces. However, it is
    - recomended that each Ethernet interface use a dedicated LED group.
    + recommended that each Ethernet interface use a dedicated LED group.

    config ETRAX_NBR_LED_GRP_TWO
    bool "Use two LED groups"
    diff --git a/arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig b/arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig
    index 7a64fce..b9e328e 100644
    --- a/arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig
    @@ -342,7 +342,7 @@ config ETRAX_SERIAL_PORT4_DMA9_IN
    help
    Enables the DMA9 input channel for ser4 (ttyS4).
    If you do not enable DMA, an interrupt for each character will be
    - used when receiveing data.
    + used when receiving data.
    Normally you want to use DMA, unless you use the DMA channel for
    something else.

    diff --git a/arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig b/arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig
    index f6d7447..774de82 100644
    --- a/arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig
    @@ -59,7 +59,7 @@ config ETRAX_SDRAM_GRP1_CONFIG
    depends on ETRAX_ARCH_V32
    default "0"
    help
    - SDRAM configuration for group 1. The defult value is 0
    + SDRAM configuration for group 1. The default value is 0
    because group 1 is not used in the default configuration,
    described in the help for SDRAM_GRP0_CONFIG.

    diff --git a/arch/mips/Kconfig b/arch/mips/Kconfig
    index 4da736e..86688ae 100644
    --- a/arch/mips/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/mips/Kconfig
    @@ -135,7 +135,7 @@ config MACH_JAZZ
    help
    This a family of machines based on the MIPS R4030 chipset which was
    used by several vendors to build RISC/os and Windows NT workstations.
    - Members include the Acer PICA, MIPS Magnum 4000, MIPS Millenium and
    + Members include the Acer PICA, MIPS Magnum 4000, MIPS Millennium and
    Olivetti M700-10 workstations.

    config LASAT
    diff --git a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
    index 587da5e..02c705d 100644
    --- a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
    @@ -335,7 +335,7 @@ config PHYP_DUMP
    help
    Hypervisor-assisted dump is meant to be a kdump replacement
    offering robustness and speed not possible without system
    - hypervisor assistence.
    + hypervisor assistance.

    If unsure, say "N"

    diff --git a/arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig
    index 4c900ef..c5a1c0f 100644
    --- a/arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig
    @@ -288,7 +288,7 @@ config CPM
    config OF_RTC
    bool
    help
    - Uses information from the OF or flattened device tree to instatiate
    + Uses information from the OF or flattened device tree to instantiate
    platform devices for direct mapped RTC chips like the DS1742 or DS1743.

    source "arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig"
    diff --git a/arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig
    index 57cc565..0254862 100644
    --- a/arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig
    @@ -9,8 +9,8 @@ config PPC_BESTCOMM
    select PPC_LIB_RHEAP
    help
    BestComm is the name of the communication coprocessor found
    - on the Freescale MPC5200 family of processor. It's usage is
    - optionnal for some drivers (like ATA), but required for
    + on the Freescale MPC5200 family of processor. Its usage is
    + optional for some drivers (like ATA), but required for
    others (like FEC).

    If you want to use drivers that require DMA operations,
    diff --git a/arch/sh/Kconfig b/arch/sh/Kconfig
    index 5131d50..e6d796a 100644
    --- a/arch/sh/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/sh/Kconfig
    @@ -562,10 +562,10 @@ config GUSA_RB
    depends on GUSA && CPU_SH3 || (CPU_SH4 && !CPU_SH4A)
    help
    Enabling this option will allow the kernel to implement some
    - atomic operations using a software implemention of load-locked/
    + atomic operations using a software implementation of load-locked/
    store-conditional (LLSC). On machines which do not have hardware
    LLSC, this should be more efficient than the other alternative of
    - disabling insterrupts around the atomic sequence.
    + disabling interrupts around the atomic sequence.

    endmenu

    diff --git a/arch/x86/Kconfig b/arch/x86/Kconfig
    index ed92864..d8266c7 100644
    --- a/arch/x86/Kconfig
    +++ b/arch/x86/Kconfig
    @@ -1000,7 +1000,7 @@ config NODES_SHIFT
    depends on NEED_MULTIPLE_NODES
    help
    Specify the maximum number of NUMA Nodes available on the target
    - system. Increases memory reserved to accomodate various tables.
    + system. Increases memory reserved to accommodate various tables.

    config HAVE_ARCH_BOOTMEM_NODE
    def_bool y
    @@ -1128,7 +1128,7 @@ config MTRR_SANITIZER
    add writeback entries.

    Can be disabled with disable_mtrr_cleanup on the kernel command line.
    - The largest mtrr entry size for a continous block can be set with
    + The largest mtrr entry size for a continuous block can be set with
    mtrr_chunk_size.

    If unsure, say N.
    diff --git a/drivers/ata/Kconfig b/drivers/ata/Kconfig
    index ae84949..062e469 100644
    --- a/drivers/ata/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/ata/Kconfig
    @@ -87,7 +87,7 @@ config ATA_SFF

    For users with exclusively modern controllers like AHCI,
    Silicon Image 3124, or Marvell 6440, you may choose to
    - disable this uneeded SFF support.
    + disable this unneeded SFF support.

    If unsure, say Y.

    diff --git a/drivers/base/Kconfig b/drivers/base/Kconfig
    index 6318f6b..8f006f9 100644
    --- a/drivers/base/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/base/Kconfig
    @@ -54,7 +54,7 @@ config FIRMWARE_IN_KERNEL
    such firmware, and do not wish to use an initrd.

    This single option controls the inclusion of firmware for
    - every driver which usees request_firmare() and ships its
    + every driver which uses request_firmware() and ships its
    firmware in the kernel source tree, to avoid a proliferation
    of 'Include firmware for xxx device' options.

    diff --git a/drivers/gpio/Kconfig b/drivers/gpio/Kconfig
    index dbd42d6..4819545 100644
    --- a/drivers/gpio/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/gpio/Kconfig
    @@ -42,9 +42,9 @@ config DEBUG_GPIO
    depends on DEBUG_KERNEL
    help
    Say Y here to add some extra checks and diagnostics to GPIO calls.
    - The checks help ensure that GPIOs have been properly initialized
    - before they are used and that sleeping calls aren not made from
    - nonsleeping contexts. They can make bitbanged serial protocols
    + These checks help ensure that GPIOs have been properly initialized
    + before they are used, and that sleeping calls are not made from
    + non-sleeping contexts. They can make bitbanged serial protocols
    slower. The diagnostics help catch the type of setup errors
    that are most common when setting up new platforms or boards.

    diff --git a/drivers/hwmon/Kconfig b/drivers/hwmon/Kconfig
    index d402e8d..7616f32 100644
    --- a/drivers/hwmon/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/hwmon/Kconfig
    @@ -321,7 +321,7 @@ config SENSORS_FSCHMD
    Computers sensor chips.

    This is a new merged driver for FSC sensor chips which is intended
    - as a replacment for the fscpos, fscscy and fscher drivers and adds
    + as a replacement for the fscpos, fscscy, and fscher drivers, and adds
    support for several other FCS sensor chips.

    This driver can also be built as a module. If so, the module
    diff --git a/drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig b/drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig
    index a95cb94..bf92f3e 100644
    --- a/drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig
    @@ -167,8 +167,8 @@ config MENELAUS
    depends on I2C=y && ARCH_OMAP24XX
    help
    If you say yes here you get support for the Texas Instruments
    - TWL92330/Menelaus Power Management chip. This include voltage
    - regulators, Dual slot memory card tranceivers, real-time clock
    + TWL92330/Menelaus Power Management chip. This includes voltage
    + regulators, dual slot memory card transceivers, real-time clock,
    and other features that are often used in portable devices like
    cell phones and PDAs.

    diff --git a/drivers/input/Kconfig b/drivers/input/Kconfig
    index 5f9d860..cd50c00 100644
    --- a/drivers/input/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/input/Kconfig
    @@ -143,7 +143,7 @@ config INPUT_APMPOWER
    ---help---
    Say Y here if you want suspend key events to trigger a user
    requested suspend through APM. This is useful on embedded
    - systems where such behviour is desired without userspace
    + systems where such behaviour is desired without userspace
    interaction. If unsure, say N.

    To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    diff --git a/drivers/leds/Kconfig b/drivers/leds/Kconfig
    index 9556262..b2eedfa 100644
    --- a/drivers/leds/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/leds/Kconfig
    @@ -100,7 +100,7 @@ config LEDS_HP6XX
    tristate "LED Support for the HP Jornada 6xx"
    depends on LEDS_CLASS && SH_HP6XX
    help
    - This option enables led support for the handheld
    + This option enables LED support for the handheld
    HP Jornada 620/660/680/690.

    config LEDS_PCA9532
    @@ -108,7 +108,7 @@ config LEDS_PCA9532
    depends on LEDS_CLASS && I2C && INPUT && EXPERIMENTAL
    help
    This option enables support for NXP pca9532
    - led controller. It is generally only usefull
    + LED controller. It is generally only useful
    as a platform driver

    config LEDS_GPIO
    @@ -150,7 +150,7 @@ config LEDS_CLEVO_MAIL
    Positivo Mobile (Clevo M5x0V)

    If your model is not listed here you can try the "nodetect"
    - module paramter.
    + module parameter.

    To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    module will be called leds-clevo-mail.
    diff --git a/drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig b/drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig
    index 7dbb4a2..9b1f774 100644
    --- a/drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig
    @@ -358,7 +358,7 @@ config DVB_TUNER_DIB0070
    default m if DVB_FE_CUSTOMISE
    help
    A driver for the silicon baseband tuner DiB0070 from DiBcom.
    - This device is only used inside a SiP called togther with a
    + This device is only used inside a SiP called together with a
    demodulator for now.

    comment "SEC control devices for DVB-S"
    diff --git a/drivers/misc/Kconfig b/drivers/misc/Kconfig
    index a726f3b..5fe2a35 100644
    --- a/drivers/misc/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/misc/Kconfig
    @@ -18,8 +18,8 @@ config ATMEL_PWM
    depends on AVR32 || ARCH_AT91
    help
    This option enables device driver support for the PWM channels
    - on certain Atmel prcoessors. Pulse Width Modulation is used for
    - purposes including software controlled power-efficent backlights
    + on certain Atmel processors. Pulse Width Modulation is used for
    + purposes including software controlled power-efficient backlights
    on LCD displays, motor control, and waveform generation.

    config ATMEL_TCLIB
    @@ -364,7 +364,7 @@ config THINKPAD_ACPI_HOTKEY_POLL
    depends on THINKPAD_ACPI
    default y
    ---help---
    - Some thinkpad models benefit from NVRAM polling to detect a few of
    + Some ThinkPad models benefit from NVRAM polling to detect a few of
    the hot key press events. If you know your ThinkPad model does not
    need to do NVRAM polling to support any of the hot keys you use,
    unselecting this option will save about 1kB of memory.
    @@ -383,7 +383,7 @@ config ATMEL_SSC
    tristate "Device driver for Atmel SSC peripheral"
    depends on AVR32 || ARCH_AT91
    ---help---
    - This option enables device driver support for Atmel Syncronized
    + This option enables device driver support for Atmel Synchronized
    Serial Communication peripheral (SSC).

    The SSC peripheral supports a wide variety of serial frame based
    diff --git a/drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig b/drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig
    index ea8d7a3..7b8ad12 100644
    --- a/drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig
    @@ -146,7 +146,7 @@ config MMC_SPI
    select CRC7
    select CRC_ITU_T
    help
    - Some systems accss MMC/SD cards using a SPI controller instead of
    + Some systems access MMC/SD cards using a SPI controller instead of
    using a "native" MMC/SD controller. This has a disadvantage of
    being relatively high overhead, but a compensating advantage of
    working on many systems without dedicated MMC/SD controllers.
    diff --git a/drivers/serial/Kconfig b/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    index 77cb342..2aaeb71 100644
    --- a/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/serial/Kconfig
    @@ -1383,7 +1383,7 @@ config SERIAL_BFIN_SPORT
    depends on BLACKFIN && EXPERIMENTAL
    select SERIAL_CORE
    help
    - Enble support SPORT emulate UART on Blackfin series.
    + Enable SPORT emulate UART on Blackfin series.

    To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    module will be called bfin_sport_uart.
    diff --git a/drivers/usb/core/Kconfig b/drivers/usb/core/Kconfig
    index cc9f397..e1759d1 100644
    --- a/drivers/usb/core/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/usb/core/Kconfig
    @@ -134,5 +134,5 @@ config USB_OTG_BLACKLIST_HUB
    If you say Y here, then Linux will refuse to enumerate
    external hubs. OTG hosts are allowed to reduce hardware
    and software costs by not supporting external hubs. So
    - are "Emedded Hosts" that don't offer OTG support.
    + are "Embedded Hosts" that don't offer OTG support.

    diff --git a/drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig b/drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig
    index 70338f4..4f51c9e 100644
    --- a/drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig
    +++ b/drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig
    @@ -501,8 +501,8 @@ config USB_SERIAL_SIERRAWIRELESS
    help
    Say M here if you want to use Sierra Wireless devices.

    - Many deviecs have a feature known as TRU-Install, for those devices
    - to work properly the USB Storage Sierra feature must be enabled.
    + Many devices have a feature known as TRU-Install. For those devices
    + to work properly, the USB Storage Sierra feature must be enabled.

    To compile this driver as a module, choose M here: the
    module will be called sierra.
    diff --git a/fs/Kconfig b/fs/Kconfig
    index abccb5d..97ef13d 100644
    --- a/fs/Kconfig
    +++ b/fs/Kconfig
    @@ -1795,7 +1795,7 @@ config RPCSEC_GSS_SPKM3
    select CRYPTO_CBC
    help
    Choose Y here to enable Secure RPC using the SPKM3 public key
    - GSS-API mechansim (RFC 2025).
    + GSS-API mechanism (RFC 2025).

    Secure RPC calls with SPKM3 require an auxiliary userspace
    daemon which may be found in the Linux nfs-utils package
    diff --git a/init/Kconfig b/init/Kconfig
    index c11da38..716f707 100644
    --- a/init/Kconfig
    +++ b/init/Kconfig
    @@ -487,7 +487,7 @@ config PID_NS
    depends on NAMESPACES && EXPERIMENTAL
    help
    Support process id namespaces. This allows having multiple
    - process with the same pid as long as they are in different
    + processes with the same pid as long as they are in different
    pid namespaces. This is a building block of containers.

    Unless you want to work with an experimental feature
    @@ -639,7 +639,7 @@ config COMPAT_BRK
    Randomizing heap placement makes heap exploits harder, but it
    also breaks ancient binaries (including anything libc5 based).
    This option changes the bootup default to heap randomization
    - disabled, and can be overriden runtime by setting
    + disabled, and can be overridden at runtime by setting
    /proc/sys/kernel/randomize_va_space to 2.

    On non-ancient distros (post-2000 ones) N is usually a safe choice.
    diff --git a/net/Kconfig b/net/Kconfig
    index 7612cc8..3700443 100644
    --- a/net/Kconfig
    +++ b/net/Kconfig
    @@ -147,7 +147,7 @@ config NETFILTER_ADVANCED
    default y
    help
    If you say Y here you can select between all the netfilter modules.
    - If you say N the more ununsual ones will not be shown and the
    + If you say N the more unusual ones will not be shown and the
    basic ones needed by most people will default to 'M'.

    If unsure, say Y.
    diff --git a/net/ipv6/Kconfig b/net/ipv6/Kconfig
    index ec99215..ca8cb32 100644
    --- a/net/ipv6/Kconfig
    +++ b/net/ipv6/Kconfig
    @@ -22,17 +22,17 @@ menuconfig IPV6
    if IPV6

    config IPV6_PRIVACY
    - bool "IPv6: Privacy Extensions support"
    + bool "IPv6: Privacy Extensions (RFC 3041) support"
    ---help---
    Privacy Extensions for Stateless Address Autoconfiguration in IPv6
    - support. With this option, additional periodically-alter
    - pseudo-random global-scope unicast address(es) will assigned to
    + support. With this option, additional periodically-altered
    + pseudo-random global-scope unicast address(es) will be assigned to
    your interface(s).

    - We use our standard pseudo random algorithm to generate randomized
    - interface identifier, instead of one described in RFC 3041.
    + We use our standard pseudo-random algorithm to generate the
    + randomized interface identifier, instead of one described in RFC 3041.

    - By default, kernel do not generate temporary addresses.
    + By default the kernel does not generate temporary addresses.
    To use temporary addresses, do

    echo 2 >/proc/sys/net/ipv6/conf/all/use_tempaddr
    @@ -43,9 +43,9 @@ config IPV6_ROUTER_PREF
    bool "IPv6: Router Preference (RFC 4191) support"
    ---help---
    Router Preference is an optional extension to the Router
    - Advertisement message to improve the ability of hosts
    - to pick more appropriate router, especially when the hosts
    - is placed in a multi-homed network.
    + Advertisement message which improves the ability of hosts
    + to pick an appropriate router, especially when the hosts
    + are placed in a multi-homed network.

    If unsure, say N.

    diff --git a/net/mac80211/Kconfig b/net/mac80211/Kconfig
    index 80d6933..0375b17 100644
    --- a/net/mac80211/Kconfig
    +++ b/net/mac80211/Kconfig
    @@ -28,7 +28,7 @@ choice
    ---help---
    This option selects the default rate control algorithm
    mac80211 will use. Note that this default can still be
    - overriden through the ieee80211_default_rc_algo module
    + overridden through the ieee80211_default_rc_algo module
    parameter if different algorithms are available.

    config MAC80211_RC_DEFAULT_PID
    diff --git a/net/netfilter/Kconfig b/net/netfilter/Kconfig
    index ee898e7..784f3d9 100644
    --- a/net/netfilter/Kconfig
    +++ b/net/netfilter/Kconfig
    @@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ config NF_CT_ACCT

    Please note that currently this option only sets a default state.
    You may change it at boot time with nf_conntrack.acct=0/1 kernel
    - paramater or by loading the nf_conntrack module with acct=0/1.
    + parameter or by loading the nf_conntrack module with acct=0/1.

    You may also disable/enable it on a running system with:
    sysctl net.netfilter.nf_conntrack_acct=0/1
    --
    1.5.4.3

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  4. Re: [PATCH] Kconfig cleanup including spelling and grammar touchups.

    On Mon, 1 Sep 2008 21:14:31 -0500 Matt LaPlante wrote:

    > +fixes for randy
    >
    > Signed-off-by: Matt LaPlante
    > ---
    > arch/arm/mach-omap1/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/arm/mach-pxa/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/blackfin/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    > arch/cris/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    > arch/cris/arch-v32/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/cris/arch-v32/drivers/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/cris/arch-v32/mach-fs/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/mips/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/powerpc/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > arch/powerpc/sysdev/bestcomm/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > arch/sh/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > arch/x86/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > drivers/ata/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/base/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/gpio/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    > drivers/hwmon/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > drivers/input/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/leds/Kconfig | 6 +++---
    > drivers/media/dvb/frontends/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/misc/Kconfig | 8 ++++----
    > drivers/mmc/host/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/serial/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/usb/core/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > drivers/usb/serial/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > fs/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > init/Kconfig | 4 ++--
    > net/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > net/ipv6/Kconfig | 18 +++++++++---------
    > net/mac80211/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > net/netfilter/Kconfig | 2 +-
    > 32 files changed, 57 insertions(+), 57 deletions(-)


    Acked-by: Randy Dunlap


    Thanks.

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  5. Re: [PATCH] Kconfig cleanup including spelling and grammar touchups.

    Matt LaPlante wrote:
    > + Jesper
    >
    > On Mon, 1 Sep 2008 19:40:31 -0700
    > Randy Dunlap wrote:
    >
    >> On Mon, 1 Sep 2008 21:14:31 -0500 Matt LaPlante wrote:
    >>
    >>> +fixes for randy
    >>>
    >>> Signed-off-by: Matt LaPlante
    >>> ---

    >
    >>> 32 files changed, 57 insertions(+), 57 deletions(-)

    >> Acked-by: Randy Dunlap
    >>
    >>
    >> Thanks.
    >>
    >> ---
    >> ~Randy
    >> Linux Plumbers Conference, 17-19 September 2008, Portland, Oregon USA
    >> http://linuxplumbersconf.org/

    >
    > It doesn't look like this ever reached mainline, and upon investigation, the trivial tree doesn't seem to have been updated since May. Is it still active?



    Nope. See http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=122531397909116&w=2

    Two or three people have offered to take it over...

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  6. Re: [PATCH] Kconfig cleanup including spelling and grammar touchups.

    + Jesper

    On Mon, 1 Sep 2008 19:40:31 -0700
    Randy Dunlap wrote:

    > On Mon, 1 Sep 2008 21:14:31 -0500 Matt LaPlante wrote:
    >
    > > +fixes for randy
    > >
    > > Signed-off-by: Matt LaPlante
    > > ---


    > > 32 files changed, 57 insertions(+), 57 deletions(-)

    >
    > Acked-by: Randy Dunlap
    >
    >
    > Thanks.
    >
    > ---
    > ~Randy
    > Linux Plumbers Conference, 17-19 September 2008, Portland, Oregon USA
    > http://linuxplumbersconf.org/


    It doesn't look like this ever reached mainline, and upon investigation, the trivial tree doesn't seem to have been updated since May. Is it still active?

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