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authorMatt LaPlante <kernel1@cyberdogtech.com>2006-10-03 22:50:39 +0200
committerAdrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de>2006-10-03 22:50:39 +0200
commit2fe0ae78c6975d6fa2fc0c84f2b8944543054105 (patch)
tree005a185c1043f5b99f4cd851ad071d6e95025064 /Documentation
parenta2ffd2751683f4275d4d1aa5ce37e5a6a1ae21df (diff)
downloadkernel-2fe0ae78c6975d6fa2fc0c84f2b8944543054105.tar.gz
Fix typos in Documentation/: 'H'-'M'
This patch fixes typos in various Documentation txts. The patch addresses some words starting with the letters 'H'-'M'. Signed-off-by: Matt LaPlante <kernel1@cyberdogtech.com> Acked-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@xenotime.net> Signed-off-by: Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
-rw-r--r--Documentation/arm/Samsung-S3C24XX/S3C2412.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/block/deadline-iosched.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/cpu-freq/governors.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/dell_rbu.txt4
-rw-r--r--Documentation/driver-model/class.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/dvb/ci.txt4
-rw-r--r--Documentation/filesystems/ntfs.txt8
-rw-r--r--Documentation/filesystems/proc.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/input/atarikbd.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/input/gameport-programming.txt4
-rw-r--r--Documentation/input/input.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/keys.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/lockdep-design.txt4
-rw-r--r--Documentation/networking/cs89x0.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/networking/packet_mmap.txt4
-rw-r--r--Documentation/networking/pktgen.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/networking/sk98lin.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt6
-rw-r--r--Documentation/power/swsusp.txt6
-rw-r--r--Documentation/powerpc/booting-without-of.txt6
-rw-r--r--Documentation/rpc-cache.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/s390/Debugging390.txt8
-rw-r--r--Documentation/s390/cds.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/sched-coding.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/sched-design.txt4
-rw-r--r--Documentation/scsi/NinjaSCSI.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt10
-rw-r--r--Documentation/scsi/megaraid.txt4
-rw-r--r--Documentation/scsi/ncr53c8xx.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/scsi/scsi_eh.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/scsi/sym53c8xx_2.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/sh/kgdb.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/usb/mtouchusb.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/video4linux/cx2341x/fw-osd-api.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/video4linux/et61x251.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/video4linux/sn9c102.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt2
39 files changed, 62 insertions, 62 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/arm/Samsung-S3C24XX/S3C2412.txt b/Documentation/arm/Samsung-S3C24XX/S3C2412.txt
index cb82a7fc7901..295d971a15ed 100644
--- a/Documentation/arm/Samsung-S3C24XX/S3C2412.txt
+++ b/Documentation/arm/Samsung-S3C24XX/S3C2412.txt
@@ -80,7 +80,7 @@ RTC
Watchdog
--------
- The watchdog harware is the same as the S3C2410, and is supported by
+ The watchdog hardware is the same as the S3C2410, and is supported by
the s3c2410_wdt driver.
diff --git a/Documentation/block/deadline-iosched.txt b/Documentation/block/deadline-iosched.txt
index 672c06bcae8b..be08ffd1e9b8 100644
--- a/Documentation/block/deadline-iosched.txt
+++ b/Documentation/block/deadline-iosched.txt
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ The goal of the deadline io scheduler is to attempt to guarantee a start
service time for a request. As we focus mainly on read latencies, this is
tunable. When a read request first enters the io scheduler, it is assigned
a deadline that is the current time + the read_expire value in units of
-miliseconds.
+milliseconds.
write_expire (in ms)
diff --git a/Documentation/cpu-freq/governors.txt b/Documentation/cpu-freq/governors.txt
index f40589c31a57..e6d7010d30a4 100644
--- a/Documentation/cpu-freq/governors.txt
+++ b/Documentation/cpu-freq/governors.txt
@@ -57,7 +57,7 @@ selected for each specific use.
Basically, it's the following flow graph:
-CPU can be set to switch independetly | CPU can only be set
+CPU can be set to switch independently | CPU can only be set
within specific "limits" | to specific frequencies
"CPUfreq policy"
diff --git a/Documentation/dell_rbu.txt b/Documentation/dell_rbu.txt
index 6ddf9fcb2846..b95ee6f94703 100644
--- a/Documentation/dell_rbu.txt
+++ b/Documentation/dell_rbu.txt
@@ -16,8 +16,8 @@ OpenManage and Dell Update packages (DUP).
Libsmbios can also be used to update BIOS on Dell systems go to
http://linux.dell.com/libsmbios/ for details.
-Dell_RBU driver supports BIOS update using the monilothic image and packetized
-image methods. In case of moniolithic the driver allocates a contiguous chunk
+Dell_RBU driver supports BIOS update using the monolithic image and packetized
+image methods. In case of monolithic the driver allocates a contiguous chunk
of physical pages having the BIOS image. In case of packetized the app
using the driver breaks the image in to packets of fixed sizes and the driver
would place each packet in contiguous physical memory. The driver also
diff --git a/Documentation/driver-model/class.txt b/Documentation/driver-model/class.txt
index 2d1d893a5e5d..548505f14aa4 100644
--- a/Documentation/driver-model/class.txt
+++ b/Documentation/driver-model/class.txt
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@ device. The following device classes have been identified:
Each device class defines a set of semantics and a programming interface
that devices of that class adhere to. Device drivers are the
-implemention of that programming interface for a particular device on
+implementation of that programming interface for a particular device on
a particular bus.
Device classes are agnostic with respect to what bus a device resides
diff --git a/Documentation/dvb/ci.txt b/Documentation/dvb/ci.txt
index 95f0e73b2135..531239b29082 100644
--- a/Documentation/dvb/ci.txt
+++ b/Documentation/dvb/ci.txt
@@ -32,7 +32,7 @@ This application requires the following to function properly as of now.
descrambler to function,
eg: $ ca_zap channels.conf "TMC"
- (d) Hopeflly Enjoy your favourite subscribed channel as you do with
+ (d) Hopefully enjoy your favourite subscribed channel as you do with
a FTA card.
(3) Currently ca_zap, and dst_test, both are meant for demonstration
@@ -65,7 +65,7 @@ Modules that have been tested by this driver at present are
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
With the High Level CI approach any new card with almost any random
architecture can be implemented with this style, the definitions
-insidethe switch statement can be easily adapted for any card, thereby
+inside the switch statement can be easily adapted for any card, thereby
eliminating the need for any additional ioctls.
The disadvantage is that the driver/hardware has to manage the rest. For
diff --git a/Documentation/filesystems/ntfs.txt b/Documentation/filesystems/ntfs.txt
index 9175f44c9c64..35f105b29e3e 100644
--- a/Documentation/filesystems/ntfs.txt
+++ b/Documentation/filesystems/ntfs.txt
@@ -13,7 +13,7 @@ Table of contents
- Using NTFS volume and stripe sets
- The Device-Mapper driver
- The Software RAID / MD driver
- - Limitiations when using the MD driver
+ - Limitations when using the MD driver
- ChangeLog
@@ -43,7 +43,7 @@ There is plenty of additional information on the linux-ntfs web site
at http://linux-ntfs.sourceforge.net/
The web site has a lot of additional information, such as a comprehensive
-FAQ, documentation on the NTFS on-disk format, informaiton on the Linux-NTFS
+FAQ, documentation on the NTFS on-disk format, information on the Linux-NTFS
userspace utilities, etc.
@@ -383,7 +383,7 @@ Software RAID / MD driver. For which you need to set up your /etc/raidtab
appropriately (see man 5 raidtab).
Linear volume sets, i.e. linear raid, as well as stripe sets, i.e. raid level
-0, have been tested and work fine (though see section "Limitiations when using
+0, have been tested and work fine (though see section "Limitations when using
the MD driver with NTFS volumes" especially if you want to use linear raid).
Even though untested, there is no reason why mirrors, i.e. raid level 1, and
stripes with parity, i.e. raid level 5, should not work, too.
@@ -435,7 +435,7 @@ setup correctly to avoid the possibility of causing damage to the data on the
ntfs volume.
-Limitiations when using the Software RAID / MD driver
+Limitations when using the Software RAID / MD driver
-----------------------------------------------------
Using the md driver will not work properly if any of your NTFS partitions have
diff --git a/Documentation/filesystems/proc.txt b/Documentation/filesystems/proc.txt
index 841061829d25..8d6590d5f35d 100644
--- a/Documentation/filesystems/proc.txt
+++ b/Documentation/filesystems/proc.txt
@@ -1588,7 +1588,7 @@ Enable the strict RFC793 interpretation of the TCP urgent pointer field. The
default is to use the BSD compatible interpretation of the urgent pointer
pointing to the first byte after the urgent data. The RFC793 interpretation is
to have it point to the last byte of urgent data. Enabling this option may
-lead to interoperatibility problems. Disabled by default.
+lead to interoperability problems. Disabled by default.
tcp_syncookies
--------------
diff --git a/Documentation/input/atarikbd.txt b/Documentation/input/atarikbd.txt
index 3feb9f2f3682..7171fbf86fae 100644
--- a/Documentation/input/atarikbd.txt
+++ b/Documentation/input/atarikbd.txt
@@ -406,7 +406,7 @@ INTERROGATION MODE.
9.18 SET JOYSTICK MONITORING
0x17
- rate ; time between samples in hundreths of a second
+ rate ; time between samples in hundredths of a second
Returns: (in packets of two as long as in mode)
%000000xy ; where y is JOYSTICK1 Fire button
; and x is JOYSTICK0 Fire button
diff --git a/Documentation/input/gameport-programming.txt b/Documentation/input/gameport-programming.txt
index 1ba3d322e0ac..14e0a8b70225 100644
--- a/Documentation/input/gameport-programming.txt
+++ b/Documentation/input/gameport-programming.txt
@@ -18,8 +18,8 @@ Make sure struct gameport is initialized to 0 in all other fields. The
gameport generic code will take care of the rest.
If your hardware supports more than one io address, and your driver can
-choose which one program the hardware to, starting from the more exotic
-addresses is preferred, because the likelyhood of clashing with the standard
+choose which one to program the hardware to, starting from the more exotic
+addresses is preferred, because the likelihood of clashing with the standard
0x201 address is smaller.
Eg. if your driver supports addresses 0x200, 0x208, 0x210 and 0x218, then
diff --git a/Documentation/input/input.txt b/Documentation/input/input.txt
index a8aa848f8656..fabb8235c279 100644
--- a/Documentation/input/input.txt
+++ b/Documentation/input/input.txt
@@ -279,7 +279,7 @@ struct input_event {
};
'time' is the timestamp, it returns the time at which the event happened.
-Type is for example EV_REL for relative momement, REL_KEY for a keypress or
+Type is for example EV_REL for relative moment, REL_KEY for a keypress or
release. More types are defined in include/linux/input.h.
'code' is event code, for example REL_X or KEY_BACKSPACE, again a complete
diff --git a/Documentation/keys.txt b/Documentation/keys.txt
index 57450901fc30..693ef0c63b9c 100644
--- a/Documentation/keys.txt
+++ b/Documentation/keys.txt
@@ -715,7 +715,7 @@ The keyctl syscall functions are:
KERNEL SERVICES
===============
-The kernel services for key managment are fairly simple to deal with. They can
+The kernel services for key management are fairly simple to deal with. They can
be broken down into two areas: keys and key types.
Dealing with keys is fairly straightforward. Firstly, the kernel service
diff --git a/Documentation/lockdep-design.txt b/Documentation/lockdep-design.txt
index 7f2bb8e342fa..2a76a4af598c 100644
--- a/Documentation/lockdep-design.txt
+++ b/Documentation/lockdep-design.txt
@@ -133,7 +133,7 @@ cases there is an inherent "natural" ordering between the two objects
(defined by the properties of the hierarchy), and the kernel grabs the
locks in this fixed order on each of the objects.
-An example of such an object hieararchy that results in "nested locking"
+An example of such an object hierarchy that results in "nested locking"
is that of a "whole disk" block-dev object and a "partition" block-dev
object; the partition is "part of" the whole device and as long as one
always takes the whole disk lock as a higher lock than the partition
@@ -162,7 +162,7 @@ The validator treats a lock that is taken in such a nested fashion as a
separate (sub)class for the purposes of validation.
Note: When changing code to use the _nested() primitives, be careful and
-check really thoroughly that the hiearchy is correctly mapped; otherwise
+check really thoroughly that the hierarchy is correctly mapped; otherwise
you can get false positives or false negatives.
Proof of 100% correctness:
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/cs89x0.txt b/Documentation/networking/cs89x0.txt
index 188beb7d6a17..0371ced334c2 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/cs89x0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/cs89x0.txt
@@ -227,7 +227,7 @@ configuration options are available on the command line:
* media=rj45 - specify media type
or media=bnc
or media=aui
- or medai=auto
+ or media=auto
* duplex=full - specify forced half/full/autonegotiate duplex
or duplex=half
or duplex=auto
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt b/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt
index 935e298f674a..912e2496b70b 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt
@@ -787,7 +787,7 @@ accept_ra_defrtr - BOOLEAN
disabled if accept_ra is disabled.
accept_ra_pinfo - BOOLEAN
- Learn Prefix Inforamtion in Router Advertisement.
+ Learn Prefix Information in Router Advertisement.
Functional default: enabled if accept_ra is enabled.
disabled if accept_ra is disabled.
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/packet_mmap.txt b/Documentation/networking/packet_mmap.txt
index d1c5a4804bfc..a87d4a8b3954 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/packet_mmap.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/packet_mmap.txt
@@ -215,8 +215,8 @@ called pg_vec, its size limits the number of blocks that can be allocated.
block #1
-kmalloc allocates any number of bytes of phisically contiguous memory from
-a pool of pre-determined sizes. This pool of memory is mantained by the slab
+kmalloc allocates any number of bytes of physically contiguous memory from
+a pool of pre-determined sizes. This pool of memory is maintained by the slab
allocator which is at the end the responsible for doing the allocation and
hence which imposes the maximum memory that kmalloc can allocate.
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/pktgen.txt b/Documentation/networking/pktgen.txt
index 287b6227f1e9..c8eee23be8c0 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/pktgen.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/pktgen.txt
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ root 129 0.3 0.0 0 0 ? SW 2003 523:20 [pktgen/0]
root 130 0.3 0.0 0 0 ? SW 2003 509:50 [pktgen/1]
-For montoring and control pktgen creates:
+For monitoring and control pktgen creates:
/proc/net/pktgen/pgctrl
/proc/net/pktgen/kpktgend_X
/proc/net/pktgen/ethX
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/sk98lin.txt b/Documentation/networking/sk98lin.txt
index 7837c53fd5fe..b8bc7dd3d282 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/sk98lin.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/sk98lin.txt
@@ -320,7 +320,7 @@ Parameter: Moderation
Values: None, Static, Dynamic
Default: None
-Interrupt moderation is employed to limit the maxmimum number of interrupts
+Interrupt moderation is employed to limit the maximum number of interrupts
the driver has to serve. That is, one or more interrupts (which indicate any
transmit or receive packet to be processed) are queued until the driver
processes them. When queued interrupts are to be served, is determined by the
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt b/Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt
index 3e549fc90f91..37e42fed7485 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt
@@ -148,7 +148,7 @@ NEW IN THIS RELEASE
for async connections.
o Added the PPPCONFIG utility
- Used to configure the PPPD dameon for the
+ Used to configure the PPPD daemon for the
WANPIPE Async PPP and standard serial port.
The wancfg calls the pppconfig to configure
the pppd.
@@ -350,7 +350,7 @@ REVISION HISTORY
Available as a patch.
2.0.6 Aug 17, 1999 Increased debugging in statup scripts
- Fixed insallation bugs from 2.0.5
+ Fixed installation bugs from 2.0.5
Kernel patch works for both 2.2.10 and 2.2.11 kernels.
There is no functional difference between the two packages
@@ -434,7 +434,7 @@ beta3-2.1.4 Jul 2000 o X25 M_BIT Problem fix.
change.
beta1-2.1.5 Nov 15 2000
- o Fixed the MulitPort PPP Support for kernels 2.2.16 and above.
+ o Fixed the MultiPort PPP Support for kernels 2.2.16 and above.
2.2.X kernels only
o Secured the driver UDP debugging calls
diff --git a/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt b/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
index 823b2cf6e3dc..a99c176c31d2 100644
--- a/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
+++ b/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
@@ -175,8 +175,8 @@ reliable.
Q: I do not understand why you have such strong objections to idea of
selective suspend.
-A: Do selective suspend during runtime power managment, that's okay. But
-its useless for suspend-to-disk. (And I do not see how you could use
+A: Do selective suspend during runtime power management, that's okay. But
+it's useless for suspend-to-disk. (And I do not see how you could use
it for suspend-to-ram, I hope you do not want that).
Lets see, so you suggest to
@@ -211,7 +211,7 @@ slowness may not matter to you. It can always be fixed later.
For devices like disk it does matter, you do not want to spindown for
FREEZE.
-Q: After resuming, system is paging heavilly, leading to very bad interactivity.
+Q: After resuming, system is paging heavily, leading to very bad interactivity.
A: Try running
diff --git a/Documentation/powerpc/booting-without-of.txt b/Documentation/powerpc/booting-without-of.txt
index 042c0cfa94cb..09a5d43a683c 100644
--- a/Documentation/powerpc/booting-without-of.txt
+++ b/Documentation/powerpc/booting-without-of.txt
@@ -145,7 +145,7 @@ it with special cases.
in case you are entering the kernel with MMU enabled
and a non-1:1 mapping.
- r5 : NULL (as to differenciate with method a)
+ r5 : NULL (as to differentiate with method a)
Note about SMP entry: Either your firmware puts your other
CPUs in some sleep loop or spin loop in ROM where you can get
@@ -418,9 +418,9 @@ zero terminated string and is mandatory for version 1 to 3 of the
format definition (as it is in Open Firmware). Version 0x10 makes it
optional as it can generate it from the unit name defined below.
-There is also a "unit name" that is used to differenciate nodes with
+There is also a "unit name" that is used to differentiate nodes with
the same name at the same level, it is usually made of the node
-name's, the "@" sign, and a "unit address", which definition is
+names, the "@" sign, and a "unit address", which definition is
specific to the bus type the node sits on.
The unit name doesn't exist as a property per-se but is included in
diff --git a/Documentation/rpc-cache.txt b/Documentation/rpc-cache.txt
index 5f757c8cf979..21fb09ce4cf2 100644
--- a/Documentation/rpc-cache.txt
+++ b/Documentation/rpc-cache.txt
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@ The common code handles such things as:
- general cache lookup with correct locking
- supporting 'NEGATIVE' as well as positive entries
- allowing an EXPIRED time on cache items, and removing
- items after they expire, and are no longe in-use.
+ items after they expire, and are no longer in-use.
- making requests to user-space to fill in cache entries
- allowing user-space to directly set entries in the cache
- delaying RPC requests that depend on as-yet incomplete
diff --git a/Documentation/s390/Debugging390.txt b/Documentation/s390/Debugging390.txt
index 248953a2574b..e506e8d333ed 100644
--- a/Documentation/s390/Debugging390.txt
+++ b/Documentation/s390/Debugging390.txt
@@ -912,8 +912,8 @@ If you wanted to know does ping work but didn't have the source
strace ping -c 1 127.0.0.1
& then look at the man pages for each of the syscalls below,
( In fact this is sometimes easier than looking at some spagetti
-source which conditionally compiles for several architectures )
-Not everything that it throws out needs to make sense immeadiately
+source which conditionally compiles for several architectures ).
+Not everything that it throws out needs to make sense immediately.
Just looking quickly you can see that it is making up a RAW socket
for the ICMP protocol.
@@ -2315,7 +2315,7 @@ Showing us the shared libraries init uses where they are in memory
/proc/1/mem is the current running processes memory which you
can read & write to like a file.
strace uses this sometimes as it is a bit faster than the
-rather inefficent ptrace interface for peeking at DATA.
+rather inefficient ptrace interface for peeking at DATA.
cat status
@@ -2445,7 +2445,7 @@ displays the following lines as it executes them.
+ RELSTATUS=release
+ MACHTYPE=i586-pc-linux-gnu
-perl -d <scriptname> runs the perlscript in a fully intercative debugger
+perl -d <scriptname> runs the perlscript in a fully interactive debugger
<like gdb>.
Type 'h' in the debugger for help.
diff --git a/Documentation/s390/cds.txt b/Documentation/s390/cds.txt
index 3746b6d7b4ba..59a5616ae33a 100644
--- a/Documentation/s390/cds.txt
+++ b/Documentation/s390/cds.txt
@@ -325,7 +325,7 @@ with the following CCW flags values defined :
CCW_FLAG_DC - data chaining
CCW_FLAG_CC - command chaining
-CCW_FLAG_SLI - suppress incorrct length
+CCW_FLAG_SLI - suppress incorrect length
CCW_FLAG_SKIP - skip
CCW_FLAG_PCI - PCI
CCW_FLAG_IDA - indirect addressing
diff --git a/Documentation/sched-coding.txt b/Documentation/sched-coding.txt
index 2b75ef67c9fe..cbd8db752acf 100644
--- a/Documentation/sched-coding.txt
+++ b/Documentation/sched-coding.txt
@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@ Main Scheduling Methods
void load_balance(runqueue_t *this_rq, int idle)
Attempts to pull tasks from one cpu to another to balance cpu usage,
if needed. This method is called explicitly if the runqueues are
- inbalanced or periodically by the timer tick. Prior to calling,
+ imbalanced or periodically by the timer tick. Prior to calling,
the current runqueue must be locked and interrupts disabled.
void schedule()
diff --git a/Documentation/sched-design.txt b/Documentation/sched-design.txt
index 9d04e7bbf45f..1605bf0cba8b 100644
--- a/Documentation/sched-design.txt
+++ b/Documentation/sched-design.txt
@@ -93,9 +93,9 @@ and the goal is also to add a few new things:
Design
======
-the core of the new scheduler are the following mechanizms:
+The core of the new scheduler contains the following mechanisms:
- - *two*, priority-ordered 'priority arrays' per CPU. There is an 'active'
+ - *two* priority-ordered 'priority arrays' per CPU. There is an 'active'
array and an 'expired' array. The active array contains all tasks that
are affine to this CPU and have timeslices left. The expired array
contains all tasks which have used up their timeslices - but this array
diff --git a/Documentation/scsi/NinjaSCSI.txt b/Documentation/scsi/NinjaSCSI.txt
index 041780f428ac..17dd54786d37 100644
--- a/Documentation/scsi/NinjaSCSI.txt
+++ b/Documentation/scsi/NinjaSCSI.txt
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@ SCSI device: I-O data CDPS-PX24 (CD-ROM drive)
You can also use "cardctl" program (this program is in pcmcia-cs source
code) to get more info.
-# cat /var/log/messgaes
+# cat /var/log/messages
...
Jan 2 03:45:06 lindberg cardmgr[78]: unsupported card in socket 1
Jan 2 03:45:06 lindberg cardmgr[78]: product info: "WBT", "NinjaSCSI-3", "R1.0"
diff --git a/Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt b/Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt
index d16ce5b540f4..a783635b9a8e 100644
--- a/Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt
+++ b/Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt
@@ -229,7 +229,7 @@
In a second step of the driver development, the following improvement has
been applied: The first approach limited the number of devices to 7, far
- fewer than the 15 that it could usem then it just maped ldn ->
+ fewer than the 15 that it could use, then it just mapped ldn ->
(ldn/8,ldn%8) for pun,lun. We ended up with a real mishmash of puns
and luns, but it all seemed to work.
@@ -254,12 +254,12 @@
device to be existant, but it has no ldn assigned, it gets a ldn out of 7
to 14. The numbers are assigned in cyclic order. Therefore it takes 8
dynamical reassignments on the SCSI-devices, until a certain device
- loses its ldn again. This assures, that dynamical remapping is avoided
+ loses its ldn again. This assures that dynamical remapping is avoided
during intense I/O between up to 15 SCSI-devices (means pun,lun
- combinations). A further advantage of this method is, that people who
+ combinations). A further advantage of this method is that people who
build their kernel without probing on all luns will get what they expect,
because the driver just won't assign everything with lun>0 when
- multpile lun probing is inactive.
+ multiple lun probing is inactive.
2.4 SCSI-Device Order
---------------------
@@ -1104,7 +1104,7 @@
The parameter 'normal' sets the new industry standard, starting
from pun 0, scanning up to pun 6. This allows you to change your
opinion still after having already compiled the kernel.
- Q: Why I cannot find the IBM MCA SCSI support in the config menue?
+ Q: Why can't I find IBM MCA SCSI support in the config menu?
A: You have to activate MCA bus support, first.
Q: Where can I find the latest info about this driver?
A: See the file MAINTAINERS for the current WWW-address, which offers
diff --git a/Documentation/scsi/megaraid.txt b/Documentation/scsi/megaraid.txt
index ff864c0f494c..3c7cea51e687 100644
--- a/Documentation/scsi/megaraid.txt
+++ b/Documentation/scsi/megaraid.txt
@@ -4,11 +4,11 @@
Overview:
--------
-Different classes of controllers from LSI Logic, accept and respond to the
+Different classes of controllers from LSI Logic accept and respond to the
user applications in a similar way. They understand the same firmware control
commands. Furthermore, the applications also can treat different classes of
the controllers uniformly. Hence it is logical to have a single module that
-interefaces with the applications on one side and all the low level drivers
+interfaces with the applications on one side and all the low level drivers
on the other.
The advantages, though obvious, are listed for completeness:
diff --git a/Documentation/scsi/ncr53c8xx.txt b/Documentation/scsi/ncr53c8xx.txt
index e80a02cffb22..29cbbb64e1ce 100644
--- a/Documentation/scsi/ncr53c8xx.txt
+++ b/Documentation/scsi/ncr53c8xx.txt
@@ -778,7 +778,7 @@ port address 0x1400.
Some scsi boards use a 875 (ultra wide) and only supply narrow connectors.
If you have connected a wide device with a 50 pins to 68 pins cable
converter, any accepted wide negotiation will break further data transfers.
- In such a case, using "wide:0" in the bootup command will be helpfull.
+ In such a case, using "wide:0" in the bootup command will be helpful.
10.2.14 Differential mode
diff:0 never set up diff mode
diff --git a/Documentation/scsi/scsi_eh.txt b/Documentation/scsi/scsi_eh.txt
index 8d6253f9cb32..b964eef2f62f 100644
--- a/Documentation/scsi/scsi_eh.txt
+++ b/Documentation/scsi/scsi_eh.txt
@@ -194,7 +194,7 @@ lower layers and lower layers are ready to process or fail the scmd
again.
To achieve these goals, EH performs recovery actions with increasing
-severity. Some actions are performed by issueing SCSI commands and
+severity. Some actions are performed by issuing SCSI commands and
others are performed by invoking one of the following fine-grained
hostt EH callbacks. Callbacks may be omitted and omitted ones are
considered to fail always.
diff --git a/Documentation/scsi/sym53c8xx_2.txt b/Documentation/scsi/sym53c8xx_2.txt
index 7f516cdcd262..98d5f1ec124f 100644
--- a/Documentation/scsi/sym53c8xx_2.txt
+++ b/Documentation/scsi/sym53c8xx_2.txt
@@ -684,7 +684,7 @@ Field H : SCNTL3 Scsi Control Register 3
Contains the setting of timing values for both asynchronous and
synchronous data transfers.
Field I : SCNTL4 Scsi Control Register 4
- Only meaninful for 53C1010 Ultra3 controllers.
+ Only meaningful for 53C1010 Ultra3 controllers.
Understanding Fields J, K, L and dumps requires to have good knowledge of
SCSI standards, chip cores functionnals and internal driver data structures.
diff --git a/Documentation/sh/kgdb.txt b/Documentation/sh/kgdb.txt
index 5b04f7f306fc..05b4ba89d28c 100644
--- a/Documentation/sh/kgdb.txt
+++ b/Documentation/sh/kgdb.txt
@@ -69,7 +69,7 @@ might specify the halt option:
kgdb=halt
-Boot the TARGET machinem, which will appear to hang.
+Boot the TARGET machine, which will appear to hang.
On your DEVELOPMENT machine, cd to the source directory and run the gdb
program. (This is likely to be a cross GDB which runs on your host but
diff --git a/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt b/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt
index 4fbf8d5d4e73..138673a907f5 100644
--- a/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt
+++ b/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt
@@ -1882,7 +1882,7 @@ options snd-ens1371 index=1
# OSS/Free portion
alias sound-slot-0 snd-interwave
alias sound-slot-1 snd-ens1371
------ /etc/moprobe.conf
+----- /etc/modprobe.conf
In this example, the interwave card is always loaded as the first card
(index 0) and ens1371 as the second (index 1).
diff --git a/Documentation/usb/mtouchusb.txt b/Documentation/usb/mtouchusb.txt
index 433208871fb4..9edf23560516 100644
--- a/Documentation/usb/mtouchusb.txt
+++ b/Documentation/usb/mtouchusb.txt
@@ -38,7 +38,7 @@ This driver appears to be one of possible 2 Linux USB Input Touchscreen
drivers. Although 3M produces a binary only driver available for
download, I persist in updating this driver since I would like to use the
touchscreen for embedded apps using QTEmbedded, DirectFB, etc. So I feel the
-logical choice is to use Linux Imput.
+logical choice is to use Linux Input.
Currently there is no way to calibrate the device via this driver. Even if
the device could be calibrated, the driver pulls to raw coordinate data from
diff --git a/Documentation/video4linux/cx2341x/fw-osd-api.txt b/Documentation/video4linux/cx2341x/fw-osd-api.txt
index da98ae30a37a..0a602f3e601b 100644
--- a/Documentation/video4linux/cx2341x/fw-osd-api.txt
+++ b/Documentation/video4linux/cx2341x/fw-osd-api.txt
@@ -97,7 +97,7 @@ Result[0]
Result[1]
top left vertical offset
Result[2]
- bottom right hotizontal offset
+ bottom right horizontal offset
Result[3]
bottom right vertical offset
diff --git a/Documentation/video4linux/et61x251.txt b/Documentation/video4linux/et61x251.txt
index cd584f20a997..b65aa0fa1848 100644
--- a/Documentation/video4linux/et61x251.txt
+++ b/Documentation/video4linux/et61x251.txt
@@ -80,7 +80,7 @@ Some of the features of the driver are:
high compression quality (see also "Notes for V4L2 application developers"
paragraph);
- full support for the capabilities of every possible image sensors that can
- be connected to the ET61X[12]51 bridges, including, for istance, red, green,
+ be connected to the ET61X[12]51 bridges, including, for instance, red, green,
blue and global gain adjustments and exposure control (see "Supported
devices" paragraph for details);
- use of default color settings for sunlight conditions;
diff --git a/Documentation/video4linux/sn9c102.txt b/Documentation/video4linux/sn9c102.txt
index b737a865e86c..8cda472db36d 100644
--- a/Documentation/video4linux/sn9c102.txt
+++ b/Documentation/video4linux/sn9c102.txt
@@ -85,7 +85,7 @@ Some of the features of the driver are:
high compression quality (see also "Notes for V4L2 application developers"
and "Video frame formats" paragraphs);
- full support for the capabilities of many of the possible image sensors that
- can be connected to the SN9C10x bridges, including, for istance, red, green,
+ can be connected to the SN9C10x bridges, including, for instance, red, green,
blue and global gain adjustments and exposure (see "Supported devices"
paragraph for details);
- use of default color settings for sunlight conditions;
diff --git a/Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt b/Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt
index 12ad3b87b86d..b705a0244d88 100644
--- a/Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt
+++ b/Documentation/watchdog/watchdog-api.txt
@@ -45,7 +45,7 @@ daemon and it crashes the system will not reboot. Because of this,
some of the drivers support the configuration option "Disable watchdog
shutdown on close", CONFIG_WATCHDOG_NOWAYOUT. If it is set to Y when
compiling the kernel, there is no way of disabling the watchdog once
-it has been started. So, if the watchdog dameon crashes, the system
+it has been started. So, if the watchdog daemon crashes, the system
will reboot after the timeout has passed.
Some other drivers will not disable the watchdog, unless a specific