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diff --git a/README b/README
index 523941f804..4fec46734d 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -1108,6 +1108,14 @@ The following options need to be configured:
XXX - this list needs to get updated!
+- Removal of commands
+ If no commands are needed to boot, you can disable
+ CONFIG_CMDLINE to remove them. In this case, the command line
+ will not be available, and when U-Boot wants to execute the
+ boot command (on start-up) it will call board_run_command()
+ instead. This can reduce image size significantly for very
+ simple boot procedures.
- Regular expression support:
If this variable is defined, U-Boot is linked against
diff --git a/cmd/Kconfig b/cmd/Kconfig
index 7cdff04a62..cdcaff8bea 100644
--- a/cmd/Kconfig
+++ b/cmd/Kconfig
@@ -1,8 +1,20 @@
menu "Command line interface"
+config CMDLINE
+ bool "Support U-Boot commands"
+ default y
+ help
+ Enable U-Boot's command-line functions. This provides a means
+ to enter commands into U-Boot for a wide variety of purposes. It
+ also allows scripts (containing commands) to be executed.
+ Various commands and command categorys can be indivdually enabled.
+ Depending on the number of commands enabled, this can add
+ substantially to the size of U-Boot.
bool "Use hush shell"
+ depends on CMDLINE
This option enables the "hush" shell (from Busybox) as command line
interpreter, thus enabling powerful command line syntax like
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