[Buildroot] [PATCH next v6 03/10] Makefile: rework main directory creation logic
peter at korsgaard.com
Mon Nov 26 18:14:59 UTC 2018
>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com> writes:
> In the current code, the creation of the main output directories
> (BUILD_DIR, STAGING_DIR, HOST_DIR, TARGET_DIR, etc.) is done by a
> global "dirs" target. While this works fine in the current situation,
> it doesn't work well in a context where per-package host and target
> directories are used.
> For example, with the current code and per-package host directories,
> the output/staging symbolic link ends up being created as a link to
> the per-package package sysroot directory of the first package being
> built, instead of the global sysroot.
> This commit reworks the creation of those directories by having the
> package/pkg-generic.mk code ensure that the build directory, target
> directory, host directory, staging directory and binaries directory
> exist before they are needed.
> Two new targets, host-finalize and staging-finalize are added in the
> main Makefile to create the compatibility symlinks for host and
> staging directories. They will be extended later with additional logic
> for per-package directories.
> Thanks to those changes, the global "dirs" target is entirely removed.
> Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com>
Committed to next, thanks.
Bye, Peter Korsgaard
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