Re: Build error while following Appendix A. Yocto Project Development manual

Tom Zanussi <tom.zanussi@...>

On Tue, 2011-11-01 at 12:48 -0700, James Abernathy wrote:
Just to clear up the basics, Prior to following Appendix A verbatim, I
did the following
1. install prerequisites from GS guide
2. git clone git://
3. cd poky
4. git clone git://

I did not install the poky-extras. I assumed it only had to be
installed if you installed the kernel source for modification like in
Appendix b
Yeah, normally, assuming you're using an existing kernel branch. But
you didn't get a build error for the kernel, so I'm assuming that's the


Jim a

On Tue, Nov 1, 2011 at 3:40 PM, Tom Zanussi <tom.zanussi@...>

On Tue, 2011-11-01 at 11:37 -0700, James Abernathy wrote:
> I tried to duplicate the Yocto Project Decelopment Manual
Appendix A
> build of a Crownbay NOEMGD image, no changes just dulicate
> instructions. This is using the latest Yocto 1.1. I did
get a long
> way down the line, but had a fatal error in the last 2
> The only change I had to make was related to A.5.2.4. The
> string for the SRCREV_meta_pn was different on the
> for the Meta commit so I used
what I
> found online. The first section of 126 task completed
without error.
> The next section of 4394 tasks failed on 4393. Not sure if
the error
> is obvious, but I wanted to run it by someone. Console error
> below:

Hmm, not sure what's going on here - I'm sure this example was
several times, but just to make sure, what you're doing is
going through
'Appendix A. BSP Development Example' verbatim and getting

The SRCREVs in either case look ok for this, so that shouldn't
be the

But let me go over the steps myself and see what I come up
with - will
let you know either way...


> NOTE: package core-image-sato-1.0-r0: task do_bootimg:
> ERROR: Function 'build_boot_bin' failed
(see /home/jim/poky/yocto-build/tmp/work/mymachine-poky-linux/core-image-sato-1.0-r0/temp/log.do_bootimg.31418 for further information)
> ERROR: Logfile of failure stored
in: /home/jim/poky/yocto-build/tmp/work/mymachine-poky-linux/core-image-sato-1.0-r0/temp/log.do_bootimg.31418
> Log data follows:
> | install: cannot stat
`/home/jim/poky/yocto-build/tmp/sysroots/mymachine/kernel/bzImage': No
> such file or directory
> | ERROR: Function 'build_boot_bin' failed
(see /home/jim/poky/yocto-build/tmp/work/mymachine-poky-linux/core-image-sato-1.0-r0/temp/log.do_bootimg.31418 for further information)
> NOTE: package core-image-sato-1.0-r0: task do_bootimg:
> ERROR: Task 9
> (/home/jim/poky/meta/recipes-sato/images/,
> do_bootimg) failed with exit code '1'
> failed
> jim@jim-ubuntu-10:~/poky/yocto-build$

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