moving meta-{openpower, x86, arm} content to meta-phosphor

Ed Tanous ed at
Sat Aug 22 02:56:25 AEST 2020

On Thu, Aug 20, 2020 at 11:23 PM 郁雷 < at> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 20, 2020 at 9:17 PM Brad Bishop <bradleyb at> wrote:
> >
> > Please share your thoughts on the matter.
> >
> The whole idea looks good and it makes the layers simpler.
> One concern would be, what if we have recipes with the same name in
> (previous) different layers?
> E.g. in case we had:
>   meta-openpower/recipes-xxx/foo1/
>   meta-x86/recipes-xxx/foo2/
> And if we move the layers into the meta-phosphor, and a build picks
> the recipe, what will happen?

I believe what Brad is proposing actually fixes your issue.  The meta
layers essentially go away, and your examples become:


At which point you immediately would get a warning that you have
duplicated recipe names, and we as a community can figure out how best
to disambiguate the two recipes.

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