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authorBruce Ashfield <bruce.ashfield@windriver.com>2015-05-11 15:11:16 -0400
committerRichard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>2015-05-22 13:34:29 +0100
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linux-yocto-custom: clarify bbappend versus copy in comments
The kernel development manual recommends making a copy of linux-yocto-custom, while the comments in the recipe talk about bbappends. To synchronize the two, we remove the bbappend references from the recipe and instead indicate that a copy should be updated. [YOCTO: #6925] Signed-off-by: Bruce Ashfield <bruce.ashfield@windriver.com>
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-rw-r--r--meta-skeleton/recipes-kernel/linux/linux-yocto-custom.bb10
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/meta-skeleton/recipes-kernel/linux/linux-yocto-custom.bb b/meta-skeleton/recipes-kernel/linux/linux-yocto-custom.bb
index 05463c0..cce44d9 100644
--- a/meta-skeleton/recipes-kernel/linux/linux-yocto-custom.bb
+++ b/meta-skeleton/recipes-kernel/linux/linux-yocto-custom.bb
@@ -11,8 +11,8 @@
#
# You must also provide a Linux kernel configuration. The most direct
# method is to copy your .config to files/defconfig in your layer,
-# in the same directory as the bbappend and add file://defconfig to
-# your SRC_URI.
+# in the same directory as the copy (and rename) of this recipe and
+# add file://defconfig to your SRC_URI.
#
# To use the yocto kernel tooling to generate a BSP configuration
# using modular configuration fragments, see the yocto-bsp and
@@ -52,14 +52,14 @@
inherit kernel
require recipes-kernel/linux/linux-yocto.inc
-# Override SRC_URI in a bbappend file to point at a different source
+# Override SRC_URI in a copy of this recipe to point at a different source
# tree if you do not want to build from Linus' tree.
SRC_URI = "git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git;protocol=git;nocheckout=1;name=machine"
LINUX_VERSION ?= "3.4"
LINUX_VERSION_EXTENSION ?= "-custom"
-# Override SRCREV to point to a different commit in a bbappend file to
+# Modify SRCREV to a different commit hash in a copy of this recipe to
# build a different release of the Linux kernel.
# tag: v3.4 76e10d158efb6d4516018846f60c2ab5501900bc
SRCREV_machine="76e10d158efb6d4516018846f60c2ab5501900bc"
@@ -67,6 +67,6 @@ SRCREV_machine="76e10d158efb6d4516018846f60c2ab5501900bc"
PR = "r1"
PV = "${LINUX_VERSION}+git${SRCPV}"
-# Override COMPATIBLE_MACHINE to include your machine in a bbappend
+# Override COMPATIBLE_MACHINE to include your machine in a copy of this recipe
# file. Leaving it empty here ensures an early explicit build failure.
COMPATIBLE_MACHINE = "(^$)"