Re: How to submit/create a new repository in

Alexander Kanavin

On Fri, 8 Oct 2021 at 14:05, Nicolas Dechesne <nicolas.dechesne@...> wrote:

On Fri, Oct 8, 2021 at 1:53 PM Alexander Kanavin <alex.kanavin@...> wrote:
There's also a more specific thing you'd need to resolve: I believe you'd need to pass all of the requirements listed here:

Not really. We definitely believe that the Yocto Project Compatible program is a valuable tool for our ecosystem. However, layers on are not required to be compatible. But that's a good suggestion for the future, perhaps ;) 

Still, that list has items that should be fulfilled even without seeking YP compatibility, for instance:

9. All layers contain a README file which details the origin of the layer, its maintainer, where to submit changes, and any dependencies or version requirements.

The layer linked above does not have that in its README. Passing the YP compatibility script is also a useful badge of quality.


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