[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/2] fs: Add common rootfs dependencies to PACKAGES

Andreas Naumann dev at andin.de
Mon Nov 12 12:53:05 UTC 2018

Hi Arnout,

Am 09.11.18 um 23:11 schrieb Arnout Vandecappelle:
> On 08/11/2018 14:04, Andreas Naumann wrote:
>   I don't really like this, for the simple reason that it will enable the
> dependencies even if they are not needed because we're not building any rootfs.

good point, I dont like that either. I'd propose to change/move the 
patch into something like
inside the rootfs-conditional clause at the bottom of fs/common.mk. 
Actually I'm not sure the filter-out stuff is really needed since 
duplicate targets may accumulate in PACKAGES anyway.

best regards,

>   It's a small thing though, and working around it is a lot more complicated (you
> could e.g. select a new Config.in symbol that is selected by all the rootfses).
> And when we ever get the Config.in.host for all host packages, it's solved
> already. So
> Reviewed-by: Arnout Vandecappelle (Essensium/Mind) <arnout at mind.be>
>   Regards,
>   Arnout
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