Commit 0584f9f9 authored by Bernhard Walle's avatar Bernhard Walle Committed by Sam Ravnborg
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kconfig: strip 'CONFIG_' automatically in kernel configuration search

Modify the ncurses configuration tool ('make menuconfig') in a way that the
user can enter the search string (/) both with or without the leading

This simplifies using copy & paste from .config files because you can
select the whole word.

Signed-off-by: default avatarBernhard Walle <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarSam Ravnborg <>
parent c0519037
......@@ -419,11 +419,13 @@ static void search_conf(void)
struct symbol **sym_arr;
struct gstr res;
char *dialog_input;
int dres;
dres = dialog_inputbox(_("Search Configuration Parameter"),
_("Enter CONFIG_ (sub)string to search for (omit CONFIG_)"),
_("Enter CONFIG_ (sub)string to search for "
"(with or without \"CONFIG\")"),
10, 75, "");
switch (dres) {
case 0:
......@@ -435,7 +437,12 @@ static void search_conf(void)
sym_arr = sym_re_search(dialog_input_result);
/* strip CONFIG_ if necessary */
dialog_input = dialog_input_result;
if (strncasecmp(dialog_input_result, "CONFIG_", 7) == 0)
dialog_input += 7;
sym_arr = sym_re_search(dialog_input);
res = get_relations_str(sym_arr);
show_textbox(_("Search Results"), str_get(&res), 0, 0);
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