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authorMartin Jansa <>2018-04-08 20:16:00 +0000
committerRichard Purdie <>2018-10-10 13:26:53 +0100
commit9aed83eb8694a0bd409a6a2481bfd2a1b98919e1 (patch)
parent64ca9e513eabc85db9648a6483bd3024c7fe8746 (diff)
license.bbclass: be a bit more strict when searching ${PN}-${LICENSE_PACKAGE_SUFFIX} in packages
* linux-firmware contains ${PN}-license package since this commit: commit 1ee083da0730408fffdbbf5f29abc299c0e61be9 Author: Jackie Huang <> Date: Mon Apr 13 10:17:21 2015 +0800 linux-firmware: fix the mess of licenses * LICENSE_CREATE_PACKAGE functionality in license.bbclass when enabled adds new package with suffix: LICENSE_PACKAGE_SUFFIX ??= "-lic" but then it checks if ${PN}-${LICENSE_PACKAGE_SUFFIX} is included in PACKAGES before adding it and when found it shows: WARNING: linux-firmware-1_0.0+gitAUTOINC+4c0bf113a5-r0 do_package: linux-firmware-lic package already existed in linux-firmware. and doesn't add the ${PN}-lic to PACKAGES and causes another warning: WARNING: linux-firmware-1_0.0+gitAUTOINC+4c0bf113a5-r0 do_package: QA Issue: linux-firmware: Files/directories were installed but not shipped in any package: /usr /usr/share /usr/share/licenses /usr/share/licenses/linux-firmware that's because it was searching ${PN}-lic in PACKAGES as a string so it found ${PN}-lic as a substring of ${PN}-license, add a split to search in an list (From OE-Core rev: 9b9897fc034819385a9d4ce591cc79dd458f3f24) Signed-off-by: Martin Jansa <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <> [Yocto 12572] Signed-off-by: Armin Kuster <>
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/meta/classes/license.bbclass b/meta/classes/license.bbclass
index a8df3292c7..5103ed8533 100644
--- a/meta/classes/license.bbclass
+++ b/meta/classes/license.bbclass
@@ -334,7 +334,7 @@ def add_package_and_files(d):
pn = d.getVar('PN')
pn_lic = "%s%s" % (pn, d.getVar('LICENSE_PACKAGE_SUFFIX', False))
- if pn_lic in packages:
+ if pn_lic in packages.split():
bb.warn("%s package already existed in %s." % (pn_lic, pn))
# first in PACKAGES to be sure that nothing else gets LICENSE_FILES_DIRECTORY