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authorScott Rifenbark <>2016-06-06 10:48:12 -0700
committerRichard Purdie <>2016-06-06 22:53:35 +0100
commit25d8fac2d30f658d56ee2d27e299a560b6731299 (patch)
tree25830f7be83357b5976f13464855edb28cdc68cf /documentation
parentceb7c517465bb8848fe364ce7b6b58b9602975a0 (diff)
profile-manual: Added cross-reference links to INHIBIT_PACKAGE_STRIP
I added some reference links to this variable in the ref-manual glossary. (From yocto-docs rev: 2fe4860f99f0898fb4a850e4de133337b695dc6e) Signed-off-by: Scott Rifenbark <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
Diffstat (limited to 'documentation')
2 files changed, 12 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/documentation/profile-manual/profile-manual-intro.xml b/documentation/profile-manual/profile-manual-intro.xml
index cc47f5267b..d38d61a820 100644
--- a/documentation/profile-manual/profile-manual-intro.xml
+++ b/documentation/profile-manual/profile-manual-intro.xml
@@ -67,8 +67,10 @@
By default, the Yocto build system strips symbols from the
binaries it packages, which makes it difficult to use some
of the tools.
- </para><para>You can prevent that by putting the following
- in your local.conf when you build the image:
+ </para><para>You can prevent that by setting the
+ <ulink url='&YOCTO_DOCS_REF_URL;#var-INHIBIT_PACKAGE_STRIP'><filename>INHIBIT_PACKAGE_STRIP</filename></ulink>
+ variable to "1" in your
+ <filename>local.conf</filename> when you build the image:
<literallayout class='monospaced'>
diff --git a/documentation/profile-manual/profile-manual-usage.xml b/documentation/profile-manual/profile-manual-usage.xml
index 310e8f01c5..c0873e13ab 100644
--- a/documentation/profile-manual/profile-manual-usage.xml
+++ b/documentation/profile-manual/profile-manual-usage.xml
@@ -60,8 +60,11 @@
In particular, you'll get the most mileage out of perf if you
- profile an image built with INHIBIT_PACKAGE_STRIP = "1" in your
- local.conf.
+ profile an image built with the following in your
+ <filename>local.conf</filename> file:
+ <literallayout class='monospaced'>
+ </literallayout>
@@ -355,10 +358,10 @@
- One way around that is to put the following in your local.conf
- when you build the image:
+ One way around that is to put the following in your
+ <filename>local.conf</filename> file when you build the image:
<literallayout class='monospaced'>
However, we already have an image with the binaries stripped,
so what can we do to get perf to resolve the symbols? Basically