Using local git repo for recipe development
Patrick_Voelker at phoenix.com
Fri Oct 30 09:12:46 AEDT 2020
My understanding is that if devtool can't find the source then bitbake won't be able to build it either.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vijay Khemka [mailto:vijaykhemka at fb.com]
> Sent: Thursday, October 29, 2020 3:10 PM
> To: Patrick Voelker; OpenBMC (openbmc at lists.ozlabs.org)
> Subject: Re: Using local git repo for recipe development
> What are you trying to achieve here, devtool is for local source and you
> already have local source, just build it from there.
> On 10/29/20, 2:33 PM, "Patrick Voelker" <Patrick_Voelker at phoenix.com>
> Vijay, that didn't make any difference. I get the same result.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Vijay Khemka [mailto:vijaykhemka at fb.com]
> > Sent: Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:27 PM
> > To: Patrick Voelker; OpenBMC (openbmc at lists.ozlabs.org)
> > Subject: Re: Using local git repo for recipe development
> > On 10/29/20, 10:17 AM, "openbmc on behalf of Patrick Voelker"
> > bounces+vijaykhemka=fb.com at lists.ozlabs.org on behalf of
> > Patrick_Voelker at phoenix.com> wrote:
> > I'm creating a new recipe for local development but when I do a
> > modify <recipe>' it always seems to make an empty directory (that
> > only .git.)
> > Here's the relevant lines from my .bb file:
> > SRC_URI = "git:///home/pvoelker/bmc/dev/oem;protocol=file"
> > I am not too sure but this should be file://, You may have to fix above line.
> > SRCREV = "4db17f482b0bdcdcf5658c7d323cc563eb78556a"
> > inherit autotools
> > Here's the warning from 'devtool modify':
> > WARNING: No source unpacked to S - either the phoenix-oem recipe
> > doesn't use any source or the correct source directory could not be
> > determined
> > If I change either the SRC_URI or the SRCREV to be invalid, I get an
> > instead of a warning so it's definitely finding the local repo.
> > I can't figure out why none of the files in my commit are making it into
> > unpack directory. Any ideas or tips on debugging? I also tried using
> a .tar.gz
> > file instead of a local git repo and had the same result.
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