[Buildroot] external, how to achieve our needs?
peter at korsgaard.com
Wed Feb 26 15:14:21 UTC 2020
>>>>> "Ludovic" == Ludovic Desroches <ludovic.desroches at microchip.com> writes:
> Hi Mircea,
> On Wed, Feb 26, 2020 at 12:11:36PM +0000, Mircea GLIGA wrote:
>> Hi Ludovic,
>> I also have this kind of problems when implementing our external,
>> sometimes is useful to 'override' or append to a recipe (Yocto
>> * I ended up "duplicating" recipes in our layer, e.g. bd-tcpdump
>> in order to build the package differently
> From the top of my head, I tried this and I got an error when duplicating
> the recipes in the external. Did you use other tricks?
Buildrot uses a global namespace, so you have to rename the package (and
the makefile/kconfig symbols) for it to work.
It naturally only works for packages without any reverse dependencies as
those packages doesn't know about your custom 'foo' package.
Bye, Peter Korsgaard
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