[meta-freescale] 3.10.17-1.0.0_beta meta-fsl-bsp-release layer

Eric Nelson eric.nelson at boundarydevices.com
Mon Jan 20 19:14:08 PST 2014

Hi Alok,

On 01/20/2014 09:44 AM, Alok Kumar wrote:
> Hi Eric,
> I am not sure if I understand it. my apology.

No sweat. Over a year in and I'm still figuring things out...

> I am following this
> http://wiki.wandboard.org/index.php/Getting_started_with_Yocto_on_Wandboard
> and took stable dora branch.

I'd start with Daiane's docs on i.MX Community:

And O.S.Systems that describes how to specifically build for

Make sure you use the "dora" branch instead of "dylan" though.

> Now if I want to try chromium" beta,
> a) should I got to development branch first and get everything from below.
>        repo init -u
> https://github.com/Freescale/fsl-community-bsp-platform -b master

Again, you should stick with "Dora" unless you need something
specific in "master".

> b) apply chromium recipe on this build and build the image.

After the repo sync, you'll need to pull in the meta-browser
	~/yocto/sources$ git clone git://github.com/OSSystems/meta-browser.git

And you'll need to add meta-browser and meta-gnome to your
conf/bblayers.conf file:

   ${BSPDIR}/sources/meta-openembedded/meta-gnome \
   ${BSPDIR}/sources/meta-browser \

And finally, you'll need to pull it into your build.
The easy way is to add this to your local.conf file:

	chromium \

I'm not sure why, but when I went through these steps,
I got complaints about the license for libav and
was prompted to add this to local.conf:


I think there's something screwy with that, though.
The recipes in poky/meta/recipes-multimedia/libav/
appear to have a combination of GPL and LGPL

> c) where should I test this on Sabrelite or nitorgen6x ?

We recommend the use of "nitrogen6x" for the MACHINE type.
The resulting image will run on either the SABRE Lite
or Nitrogen6X boards.



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