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authorPaul Eggleton <paul.eggleton@linux.intel.com>2016-07-25 20:47:18 +1200
committerRichard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>2016-07-25 23:47:03 +0100
commit4b7d1bf8172533e9ac91a49ade152a05e2ee4146 (patch)
tree23cca8aaf8cf8b27c27c9349e65559d74c6a2f43 /scripts
parent92a73e870478ddb2a2d137e3fff28828809bec2e (diff)
recipetool: record unknown license files
Add a comment to the recipe listing license files that were found but not able to be identified, so that the user can find and examine them by hand fairly easily. Fixes [YOCTO #9882]. Signed-off-by: Paul Eggleton <paul.eggleton@linux.intel.com> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'scripts')
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/lib/recipetool/create.py b/scripts/lib/recipetool/create.py
index f246028a021..838c23ba9b6 100644
--- a/scripts/lib/recipetool/create.py
+++ b/scripts/lib/recipetool/create.py
@@ -479,12 +479,15 @@ def create_recipe(args):
licvalues = guess_license(srctree_use)
lic_files_chksum = []
+ lic_unknown = []
if licvalues:
licenses = []
for licvalue in licvalues:
if not licvalue[0] in licenses:
lic_files_chksum.append('file://%s;md5=%s' % (licvalue[1], licvalue[2]))
+ if licvalue[0] == 'Unknown':
+ lic_unknown.append(licvalue[1])
lines_before.append('# WARNING: the following LICENSE and LIC_FILES_CHKSUM values are best guesses - it is')
lines_before.append('# your responsibility to verify that the values are complete and correct.')
if len(licvalues) > 1:
@@ -493,6 +496,13 @@ def create_recipe(args):
lines_before.append('# these in the LICENSE value using & if the multiple licenses all apply, or | if there')
lines_before.append('# is a choice between the multiple licenses. If in doubt, check the accompanying')
lines_before.append('# documentation to determine which situation is applicable.')
+ if lic_unknown:
+ lines_before.append('#')
+ lines_before.append('# The following license files were not able to be identified and are')
+ lines_before.append('# represented as "Unknown" below, you will need to check them yourself:')
+ for licfile in lic_unknown:
+ lines_before.append('# %s' % licfile)
+ lines_before.append('#')
lines_before.append('# Unable to find any files that looked like license statements. Check the accompanying')
lines_before.append('# documentation and source headers and set LICENSE and LIC_FILES_CHKSUM accordingly.')