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authorRob Herring <>2021-03-25 10:47:09 -0600
committerRob Herring <>2021-03-27 12:58:04 -0600
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docs: dt: Make 'Devicetree' wording more consistent
There's a variety of ways 'Devicetree' has been written. This is most evident in the documentation build contents where we have 'Device Tree', 'DeviceTree', etc. The DT spec has somewhat standardized on 'Devicetree', so let's use that. Cc: Frank Rowand <> Cc: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <> Signed-off-by: Rob Herring <> Reviewed-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <> Link:
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.. SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0
-Device Tree Overlay Notes
+Devicetree Overlay Notes
This document describes the implementation of the in-kernel
device tree overlay functionality residing in drivers/of/overlay.c and is a
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ companion document to Documentation/devicetree/dynamic-resolution-notes.rst[1]
How overlays work
-A Device Tree's overlay purpose is to modify the kernel's live tree, and
+A Devicetree's overlay purpose is to modify the kernel's live tree, and
have the modification affecting the state of the kernel in a way that
is reflecting the changes.
Since the kernel mainly deals with devices, any new device node that result