[Buildroot] Buildroot maintainer and stable releases

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Wed Jan 7 19:39:10 UTC 2009

>>>>> "Ulf" == Ulf Samuelsson <ulf.samuelsson at atmel.com> writes:


 Ulf> When we release a distribution, then all needed packages
 Ulf> in that distribution needs to be mirrored somewhere.

Agreed (long term atleast).

 Ulf> This was a key requirement when I pestered Atmel Norway 
 Ulf> to replace their build scripts with buildroot,
 Ulf> and I think HCE has implemented it.
 Ulf> There is a scripts/wget.sh which I will have a look at.

>From a quick look that script just seems to handle the backup mirror
thing like we have in Makefile.autotools.in.

For populating a mirror you can use make source instead (for all
possible configurations)

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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