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authorKhem Raj <raj.khem@gmail.com>2010-07-09 12:48:13 -0700
committerKhem Raj <raj.khem@gmail.com>2010-07-09 12:49:59 -0700
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usermanual: Updates to reflect changes in file:// treatment for patches.
Signed-off-by: Khem Raj <raj.khem@gmail.com>
-rw-r--r--docs/usermanual/chapters/recipes.xml35
-rw-r--r--docs/usermanual/embworld-oe.dbk9
-rw-r--r--docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml15
3 files changed, 31 insertions, 28 deletions
diff --git a/docs/usermanual/chapters/recipes.xml b/docs/usermanual/chapters/recipes.xml
index 0bbc05f..fdee72c 100644
--- a/docs/usermanual/chapters/recipes.xml
+++ b/docs/usermanual/chapters/recipes.xml
@@ -71,7 +71,7 @@
used in recipes:<screen>S = "${WORKDIR}/postfix-${PV}"
PR = "r4"
CFLAGS += "-DNO_ASM"
-SRC_URI_append = "file://fixup.patch;patch=1"</screen></para>
+SRC_URI_append = "file://fixup.patch"</screen></para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
@@ -169,7 +169,7 @@ VAR1 ?= "New value"</screen></para>
<para>You can append values to existing variables using the
<emphasis>+=</emphasis> operator. Note that this operator will add a
space between the existing content of the variable and the new
- content.<screen>SRC_URI += "file://fix-makefile.patch;patch=1"</screen></para>
+ content.<screen>SRC_URI += "file://fix-makefile.patch"</screen></para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
@@ -196,15 +196,15 @@ VAR1 ?= "New value"</screen></para>
<para>The following example shows the space being explicitly added to
the start to ensure the appended value is not merged with the
- existing value:<screen>SRC_URI_append = " file://fix-makefile.patch;patch=1"</screen>The
+ existing value:<screen>SRC_URI_append = " file://fix-makefile.patch"</screen>The
<emphasis>_append</emphasis> method can also be used with overrides,
which results in the actions only being performed for the specified
- target or machine: [TODO: Link to section on overrides]<screen>SRC_URI_append_sh4 = " file://fix-makefile.patch;patch=1"</screen>Note
+ target or machine: [TODO: Link to section on overrides]<screen>SRC_URI_append_sh4 = " file://fix-makefile.patch"</screen>Note
that the appended information is a variable itself, and therefore
it's possible to use <emphasis>+=</emphasis> or
<emphasis>=+</emphasis> to assign variables to the
- <emphasis>_append</emphasis> information:<screen>SRC_URI_append = " file://fix-makefile.patch;patch=1"
-SRC_URI_append += "file://fix-install.patch;patch=1"</screen></para>
+ <emphasis>_append</emphasis> information:<screen>SRC_URI_append = " file://fix-makefile.patch"
+SRC_URI_append += "file://fix-install.patch"</screen></para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
@@ -223,7 +223,7 @@ SRC_URI_append += "file://fix-install.patch;patch=1"</screen></para>
<emphasis>_prepend</emphasis> method can also be used with
overrides, which result in the actions only being performed for the
specified target or machine: [TODO: Link to section on
- overrides]<screen>CFLAGS_prepend_sh4 = " file://fix-makefile.patch;patch=1"</screen>Note
+ overrides]<screen>CFLAGS_prepend_sh4 = " file://fix-makefile.patch"</screen>Note
that the appended information is a variable itself, and therefore
it's possible to use <emphasis>+=</emphasis> or
<emphasis>=+</emphasis> to assign variables to the
@@ -633,7 +633,7 @@ mv fixed.recipe.bb myrecipe.bb</screen></para>
<para>The following example from the havp recipe shows a typical <emphasis
role="bold">SRC_URI</emphasis> definition:<screen>SRC_URI = "http://www.server-side.de/download/havp-${PV}.tar.gz \
- file://sysconfdir-is-etc.patch;patch=1 \
+ file://sysconfdir-is-etc.patch \
file://havp.init \
file://doc.configure.txt \
file://volatiles.05_havp"</screen></para>
@@ -656,11 +656,12 @@ mv fixed.recipe.bb myrecipe.bb</screen></para>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
- <term>file://sysconfdir-is-etc.patch;patch=1</term>
+ <term>file://sysconfdir-is-etc.patch</term>
<listitem>
<para>This is a local file that is used to patch the extracted
- source code. The patch=1 is what specifies that this is a patch. The
+ source code. If a filename ends in .patch or .diff then this is
+ treated as patch file and applied with striplevel 1. The
patch will be applied from the unpacked source directory, <emphasis
role="bold">${S}</emphasis>. In this case <emphasis
role="bold">${S}</emphasis> will be <emphasis
@@ -783,7 +784,7 @@ mv fixed.recipe.bb myrecipe.bb</screen></para>
<para>If we take a look at the recipe for quagga we can see example
non patch files for configuration and init scripts:<screen>SRC_URI = "http://www.quagga.net/download/quagga-${PV}.tar.gz \
- file://fix-for-lib-inpath.patch;patch=1 \
+ file://fix-for-lib-inpath.patch \
file://quagga.init \
file://quagga.default \
file://watchquagga.init \
@@ -3093,8 +3094,8 @@ PR = "r0"</screen>Note that all of the functionality of the recipe is provided
this recipe it permits the common code to be used for both old and new
recipes:<screen>PR = "r1"
-SRC_URI += "file://iproute2-2.6.15_no_strip.diff;patch=1;pnum=0 \
- file://new-flex-fix.patch;patch=1"
+SRC_URI += "file://iproute2-2.6.15_no_strip.diff;striplevel=0 \
+ file://new-flex-fix.patch"
require iproute2.inc
@@ -3106,10 +3107,10 @@ DATE = "060323"</screen></para>
this version, thus replacing the <emphasis>configure</emphasis> task that
is provided by the common include:<screen>PR = "r7"
-SRC_URI_append = "file://configure.patch;patch=1 \
- file://Makefile.in.patch;patch=1 \
- file://Makefile.cget.patch;patch=1 \
- file://util.patch;patch=1"
+SRC_URI_append = "file://configure.patch \
+ file://Makefile.in.patch \
+ file://Makefile.cget.patch \
+ file://util.patch"
require cherokee.inc
diff --git a/docs/usermanual/embworld-oe.dbk b/docs/usermanual/embworld-oe.dbk
index c75d32f..d94465e 100644
--- a/docs/usermanual/embworld-oe.dbk
+++ b/docs/usermanual/embworld-oe.dbk
@@ -503,7 +503,7 @@ KERNEL_OBJECT_SUFFIX = ".o"
SRC_URI = "${KERNEL_MIRROR}/v2./linux-${KV}.tar.bz2"
# where to get my specific patches
-SRC_URI_append = " ${MY_URL}/patches/linux-${KV}-${MYV}.patch.gz;patch=1"
+SRC_URI_append = " ${MY_URL}/patches/linux-${KV}-${MYV}.patch.gz;apply=yes"
# specify the source directory
# (only necessary where it differs from the package name)
@@ -573,8 +573,8 @@ PR = "r1"
DEPENDS = "flex-native"
SRC_URI = "${DEBIAN_MIRROR}/main/a/at/at_${PV}-11.tar.gz \
- file://configure.patch;patch=1 \
- file://nonrootinstall.patch;patch=1"
+ file://configure.patch \
+ file://nonrootinstall.patch"
inherit autotools
@@ -601,8 +601,7 @@ to be downloaded:
the main distribution tarball with the URL where to find it, and two
specific patches to build this package with OpenEmbedded.
These patches are located together with the package file.
-The <varname>patch=1</varname> specifies that this file is to be
-applied as patch with <option>-p1</option>.
+They are applied as patch with 1 striplevel same as <option>-p1</option>.
The <varname>${PV}</varname> in the tarball URL is expanded from the
recipe version
number. And the recipe version number is taken from the file name
diff --git a/docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml b/docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml
index 2052fa8..9563256 100644
--- a/docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml
+++ b/docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml
@@ -252,18 +252,21 @@ SRC_URI[sha256sum] = &quot;36bdb85c97b39ac604bc58cb7857ee08295242c78a12848ef8a31
<variablelist>
<varlistentry>
- <term>patch</term>
+ <term>apply={yes|no}</term>
<listitem>
- <para>Used as <command>"patch=1"</command> to define this file as a
- patch file. Patch files will be copied to
+ <para>If set to 'yes' it is used as <command>"patch=1"</command> to define this file as a
+ patch file. Patch files will be symlinked into
<command>${S}/patches</command> and then applied to source from
- within the source directory, <command>${S}</command>.</para>
+ within the source directory, <command>${S}</command>.
+ If set to 'no' the file will be copied to <command>${S}</command>
+ during unpack.
+ </para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
- <term>pnum</term>
+ <term>striplevel</term>
<listitem>
<para>By default patches are applied with the <command>"-p
@@ -272,7 +275,7 @@ SRC_URI[sha256sum] = &quot;36bdb85c97b39ac604bc58cb7857ee08295242c78a12848ef8a31
the value passed to <command>"-p"</command>. The most typical use is
when the patches are relative to the source directory already and
need to be applied using <command>"-p 0"</command>, in which case
- the <command>"pnum=0"</command> option is supplied.</para>
+ the <command>"striplevel=0"</command> option is supplied.</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
</variablelist>