[Buildroot] opkg updates?

Baruch Siach baruch at tkos.co.il
Wed May 23 02:27:13 UTC 2018

Hi Derek,

On Tue, May 22, 2018 at 07:10:35PM +0000, Baker, Derek wrote:
> Did you just patch it? If so that's amazing and thanks so much :)

Peter committed the opkg version bump to the 'next' branch, so it should be in 
the 2018.08 release.



> From: Baruch Siach <baruch at tkos.co.il>
> Sent: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 12:19:54 PM
> To: Baker, Derek
> Cc: buildroot at busybox.net
> Subject: Re: [Buildroot] opkg updates?
> Hi Derek,
> On Tue, May 22, 2018 at 03:46:05PM +0000, Baker, Derek wrote:
> > We've determined that having a more recent version of opkg would make our
> > lives easier, but notice that the opkg version that ships with buildroot is
> > quite old. Are there plans to update that to a more recent version? If not,
> > can someone explain why so I can pass that on to my team? If there are plans
> > to update it, can someone let me know when that might happen?
> opkg has not been updated because nobody sent a patch for doing so. Feel free
> to post a version bump patch to this list.
> We are now in the -rc stage of the upcoming 2018.05 release. Version bump
> patches are applied to the 'next' branch. They will be included in the 2018.08
> release.
> baruch

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