[Buildroot] [PATCH 2/7] package/pkg-download.mk: add gitlab macro

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com
Sun Mar 28 19:13:49 UTC 2021

Just like we have a "github" macro to calculate the URL of the tarball
to download source from Github, let's introduce a similar macro for

This should be used to download the auto-generated tarballs from
Gitlab. If there is a specific release tarball uploaded by the
upstream developers, the <pkg>_SITE variable should not use this new
gitlab macro.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com>
 package/pkg-download.mk | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

diff --git a/package/pkg-download.mk b/package/pkg-download.mk
index 4d97ef9a31..2527ba5c60 100644
--- a/package/pkg-download.mk
+++ b/package/pkg-download.mk
@@ -61,6 +61,9 @@ domainseparator = $(if $(1),$(1),/)
 # github(user,package,version): returns site of GitHub repository
 github = https://github.com/$(1)/$(2)/archive/$(3)
+# gitlab(user,package,version): returns site of Gitlab-generated tarball
+gitlab = https://gitlab.com/$(1)/$(2)/-/archive/$(3)
 # Expressly do not check hashes for those files
 # Exported variables default to immediately expanded in some versions of
 # make, but we need it to be recursively-epxanded, so explicitly assign it.

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