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authorMatthew McClintock <>2017-01-11 18:44:18 -0600
committerRichard Purdie <>2017-01-23 09:36:03 +0000
commit43668657a8a679acc957e26e6fd8f47ab4cb3da8 (patch)
parent2bc4d35fb32defc59cd6ed1fc87e35924c201a5c (diff)
bitbake-layers: show-appends: add optional argument to limit package list
Add ability to limit output per package: $ bitbake-layers show-appends m4 === Matched appended recipes === /home/mattsm/git/openembedded-core/meta-selftest/recipes-test/m4/m4_1.4.17.bbappend Useful for writing tools to process the output, and debugging bbappends for specific packages Signed-off-by: Matthew McClintock <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/lib/bblayers/ b/lib/bblayers/
index 5def7179ce..bef3af31a3 100644
--- a/lib/bblayers/
+++ b/lib/bblayers/
@@ -242,17 +242,22 @@ skipped recipes will also be listed, with a " (skipped)" suffix.
Lists recipes with the bbappends that apply to them as subitems.
- logger.plain('=== Appended recipes ===')
+ if args.pnspec:
+ logger.plain('=== Matched appended recipes ===')
+ else:
+ logger.plain('=== Appended recipes ===')
pnlist = list(self.tinfoil.cooker_data.pkg_pn.keys())
appends = False
for pn in pnlist:
+ if args.pnspec and pn != args.pnspec:
+ continue
if self.show_appends_for_pn(pn):
appends = True
- if self.show_appends_for_skipped():
+ if not args.pnspec and self.show_appends_for_skipped():
appends = True
if not appends:
@@ -477,7 +482,8 @@ NOTE: .bbappend files can impact the dependencies.
parser_show_recipes.add_argument('-i', '--inherits', help='only list recipes that inherit the named class', metavar='CLASS', default='')
parser_show_recipes.add_argument('pnspec', nargs='?', help='optional recipe name specification (wildcards allowed, enclose in quotes to avoid shell expansion)')
- self.add_command(sp, 'show-appends', self.do_show_appends)
+ parser_show_appends = self.add_command(sp, 'show-appends', self.do_show_appends)
+ parser_show_appends.add_argument('pnspec', nargs='?', help='optional recipe name specification (wildcards allowed, enclose in quotes to avoid shell expansion)')
parser_show_cross_depends = self.add_command(sp, 'show-cross-depends', self.do_show_cross_depends)
parser_show_cross_depends.add_argument('-f', '--filenames', help='show full file path', action='store_true')