[Buildroot] board-specific autotools env customization

Arnout Vandecappelle arnout at mind.be
Fri Feb 6 10:49:41 UTC 2015

On 06/02/15 10:31, Lionel Orry wrote:
> Thank you Arnout for your valuable help. I sent a patch to the
> mailing-list, and I am preparing the patch for upstream.
> I have to adapt it for the current upstream master version (v.4.2.x)
> because acinclude.m4 changed, so I can't send it as-is...
> Should I try to send the v4.0.x based patch to their maintenance
> branch ? They say it's for bugfixes only so I'm pretty sure it will be
> rejected.

 Sending to the upstream maintenance branch isn't very useful.

 Sending an adapted patch to buildroot like you did is OK. But perhaps it's more
useful to bump the buildroot version. Yes, we're trying to squeeze as much
contribution out of you as we can :-)


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