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authorScott Rifenbark <srifenbark@gmail.com>2016-07-21 10:51:11 -0700
committerRichard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>2016-08-02 15:19:58 +0100
commit5c5b88e402376268baa15c5d04d2592f28d76751 (patch)
tree76e578f7ba34fda05086f709c944bdf177d16651 /doc/bitbake-user-manual/bitbake-user-manual-metadata.xml
parent797d9627baad9ccd3d55e825c0d705311f631f78 (diff)
bitbake-user-manual: Fixed override operator syntax.
I had inconsistent usage of the "_append" style operator syntax in the chaper. I was using a mix of <filename>_append</filename> and "_append". I changed to "_append" for consistency. Signed-off-by: Scott Rifenbark <srifenbark@gmail.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'doc/bitbake-user-manual/bitbake-user-manual-metadata.xml')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/doc/bitbake-user-manual/bitbake-user-manual-metadata.xml b/doc/bitbake-user-manual/bitbake-user-manual-metadata.xml
index a3bfce79..436abd5e 100644
--- a/doc/bitbake-user-manual/bitbake-user-manual-metadata.xml
+++ b/doc/bitbake-user-manual/bitbake-user-manual-metadata.xml
@@ -280,8 +280,7 @@
- Like <filename>_append</filename> and
- <filename>_prepend</filename>, <filename>_remove</filename>
+ Like "_append" and "_prepend", "_remove"
is deferred until after parsing completes.
@@ -294,7 +293,7 @@
"_append", "_prepend", and "_remove" as compared to the
"+=" and "=+" operators is that the override style
operators provide guaranteed operations.
- For example, consider a class iilename>foo.bbclass</filename>
+ For example, consider a class <filename>foo.bbclass</filename>
that needs to add the value "val" to the variable
<filename>FOO</filename>, and a recipe that uses
<filename>foo.bbclass</filename> as follows:
@@ -350,8 +349,7 @@
You can define, append, and prepend values to variable flags.
All the standard syntax operations previously mentioned work
for variable flags except for override style syntax
- (i.e. <filename>_prepend</filename>, <filename>_append</filename>,
- and <filename>_remove</filename>).
+ (i.e. "_prepend", "_append", and "_remove").
@@ -645,7 +643,7 @@
Initially, <filename>A</filename> is set to "1 45" because
of the three statements that use immediate operators.
After these assignments are made, BitBake applies the
- <filename>_append</filename> operations.
+ "_append" operations.
Those operations result in <filename>A</filename> becoming "1 4523".