[Buildroot] [RFC] core: Download all package sources

Thomas De Schampheleire patrickdepinguin at gmail.com
Fri Nov 8 18:35:39 UTC 2013

Peter Korsgaard <peter at korsgaard.com> wrote:
>>>>>> "Peter" == Peter Korsgaard <jacmet at uclibc.org> writes:
> > I personally dislike the patch as it's a bit of a hack, but if there's
> > really a need for something like this then perhaps - But wouldn't it
> > make more sense if we instead tried harder to ensure all the package
> > versions we support were available on our mirror?
>FYI, I've changed sources.buildroot.net to simply do:
>make -k \
> $(find package -name \*.mk|sed 's|.*/\([^/]*\)\.mk|\1-source host-\1-source|'
>E.G. foo-source + host-foo-source for all .mk files under package. It
>also doesn't cover everything (E.G. packages with version selection),
>but it gets the host packages and doesn't need any changes to buildroot

You should probably add boot/ there as well.

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