[Buildroot] [External] [PATCH] core/pkg-generic: fix instrumentation for packages that install nowhere

Weber, Matthew L Collins Matthew.Weber at collins.com
Tue Jun 15 19:40:32 UTC 2021


Yann,

> From: Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998 at gmail.com> on behalf of Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998 at free.fr>
> Sent: Sunday, June 13, 2021 9:32 AM
> To: buildroot at buildroot.org <buildroot at buildroot.org>
> Cc: Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998 at free.fr>; Weber, Matthew L Collins <Matthew.Weber at collins.com>; Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com>
> Subject: [External] [PATCH] core/pkg-generic: fix instrumentation for packages that install nowhere 
>  
> A (target [0]) package can independently declare installing in various
> locations: target, staging, or images. The default is to only install
> in target.
> 

[snip]

>
> Fixes: #13836
>
> [0] a host package can't opt out of installing anything.
> [1] that one is actually missing AUFS_INSTALL_TARGET = NO, so this
>     hides the issue.
> [2] even us are not 100% clean on that topic: gcc will install files in
>     staging and target as part of the same step (not the build, granted,
>     but still...)
>
> Reported-by: "Weber, Matthew L Collins" <Matthew.Weber at collins.com>
> Signed-off-by: Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998 at free.fr>
> Cc: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com>

Tested-by: Matthew Weber <matthew.weber at collins.com


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