[linux-yocto] linux-yocto-custom doesn't use defconfig implicitly

Darren Hart dvhart at linux.intel.com
Tue Oct 2 21:26:04 PDT 2012

On 10/02/2012 09:22 PM, Bruce Ashfield wrote:
> On 12-10-03 12:18 AM, Darren Hart wrote:
>> I'm testing linux-yocto-custom and finding it doesn't use
>> files/defconfig from the recipe.
>> I've added the recipe to my own layer and even added defconfig to the
>> SRC_URI =
>> "git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git;protocol=git;nocheckout=1;rebaseable=1
>> \
>>             file://defconfig"
>> And that does work. Per the documentation in linux-yocto-custom,
>> and from my understanding of the yocto kernel tools, the defconfig
>> should not have to be explicitly listed on the SRC_URI - or am
>> I confused?
> Confused. It has to be listed in the SRC_URI, or bitbake doesn't
> migrate the file or tell the scripts about it.

OK, I'm just misremembering then. Sorry. Nothing to see here. Move
along. I will send a patch to linux-yocto-custom that makes this obvious
for the patentably stupid.... <cough>

Darren Hart
Intel Open Source Technology Center
Yocto Project - Technical Lead - Linux Kernel

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