LINT file?

Matt Emmerton matt at
Sun Feb 29 19:44:08 PST 2004

> Matt Emmerton wrote:
> > cd /usr/src/sys/i386/conf
> > make LINT
> >
> > Note that the LINT kernel is _strictly_ a list of all the possible
things to
> > put in your kernel config -- there are no explanatory comments anymore.
> That's a shame. I was counting on the comments to educate me. Can you
> point me to any other documentation that might cover what I find in that
> file?

Well, if you're hunting for things in LINT, you probably should have a good
reason -- the comments in the source are probably what you're after.

Matt Emmerton

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list