[Buildroot] new <pkg>_CONFIG_FIXUP variable

Stefan Fröberg stefan.froberg at petroprogram.com
Mon Jan 7 22:27:18 UTC 2013


Hi Yann

8.1.2013 0:10, Yann E. MORIN kirjoitti:
> Stefan, All,
>
> On Monday 07 January 2013 Stefan Fröberg wrote:
>> This patch provides new variable called <pkg>_CONFIG_FIXUP.
>> It's purpose is to fix wrong prefixes of $(STAGING_DIR)/usr/bin/*-config file(s)
>> that many library packages install after staging installation phase.
>>
>> Some packages provide multible *-config files.
>>
>> So as suggested by Thomas Petazzoni and Gustavo Zacarias this 
>> variable can be feeded multible files.
>>
>> All filenames are relative to $(STAGING_DIR)/usr/bin
>>
>> Example:
>>
>> DIVINE_CONFIG_FIXUP = divine-config
>>
>> or:
>>
>> IMAGEMAGICK_CONFIG_FIXUP = Magick-config Wand-config
> Please, put this explanation in the commit message.
>
> Also, add this variable to the documentation:
>     docs/manual/adding-packages-generic.txt
>
> Next time, also add a snall changelog to your message, so we know there
> was prior discussion and to help Peter to apply the correct patch series.
> I do something like:
>   Changes v1 -> v2:
>     - accept multiple files (Thomas, Gustavo)
>     - use paths relative to $(STAGING)/usr/bin
>
> And keep this changelog in each iteration. Add the version of the iteration
> in your mail subject.
>
> Thank you! :-)
>
> Regards,
> Yann E. MORIN.
>
God...
It seems that doing documentation for all these things is going to take
more work than the actual patch itself
;-)

Thanks!

Stefan






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