[meta-freescale] [meta-fsl-ppc master] remove DSTRO string from PR due to meta-fsl-ppc is not distro specific

Otavio Salvador otavio at ossystems.com.br
Fri Mar 1 04:00:37 PST 2013

On Fri, Mar 1, 2013 at 3:06 AM, McClintock Matthew-B29882
<B29882 at freescale.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 6:35 AM, Otavio Salvador
> <otavio at ossystems.com.br> wrote:
>> On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 7:50 AM, Zhenhua Luo <zhenhua.luo at freescale.com> wrote:
>>> conf/distro/fsl.conf has been removed, meta-fsl-ppc is not distro specific.
>>> Signed-off-by: Zhenhua Luo <zhenhua.luo at freescale.com>
>> I do support this move (as indeed the BSP shouldn't be distro
>> specific) however this change breaks upgrade path from existend users.
>> Please use:
>> PRINC := "${@int(PRINC) + 1}"
> I don't think this works properly for bbapends. When the base recipes
> bumps the PR the there will be overlapping PRs which will cause
> conflicts... or maybe I am missing something.

In fact it does work. When the base recipe change PR, let's say r1 to
r2, for each PRINC it will be raised. So in this case it will be r3.

> I think the common practice is to not do anything to the PR for
> bbappends. Even though we used to do this ${DISTRO} append.

For PR, yes. But for PRINC you should.

(adding Richard in Cc)

Richard, the PRServer will handle the removal of PR suffix in this
case? What it'd do?

Otavio Salvador                             O.S. Systems
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