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authorKoen Kooi <koen@openembedded.org>2007-05-07 08:16:27 +0000
committerKoen Kooi <koen@openembedded.org>2007-05-07 08:16:27 +0000
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usermanual: image and rootfs updates
-rw-r--r--usermanual/reference/image_types.xml4
-rw-r--r--usermanual/usermanual.xml24
2 files changed, 14 insertions, 14 deletions
diff --git a/usermanual/reference/image_types.xml b/usermanual/reference/image_types.xml
index 8d01559fc0..4ea174fd46 100644
--- a/usermanual/reference/image_types.xml
+++ b/usermanual/reference/image_types.xml
@@ -294,7 +294,7 @@ rmdir ${DEPLOY_DIR_IMAGE}/tmp.gz"</screen></para>
<para>Creates a .tar archive.</para>
<para><screen>IMAGE_CMD_tar = "cd ${IMAGE_ROOTFS} &amp;&amp; \
- tar -jcvf ${DEPLOY_DIR_IMAGE}/${IMAGE_NAME}.rootfs.tar.bz2 ."</screen></para>
+ tar -cvf ${DEPLOY_DIR_IMAGE}/${IMAGE_NAME}.rootfs.tar ."</screen></para>
<para>The <command>EXTRA_IMAGECMD</command> variable in not
supported for tar images.</para>
@@ -382,4 +382,4 @@ IMAGE_CMD_squashfs-lzma = "mksquashfs-lzma ${IMAGE_ROOTFS} \
${EXTRA_IMAGECMD} -noappend"
EXTRA_IMAGECMD_squashfs-lzma = "-root-owned -le"</screen></para>
</section>
-</section> \ No newline at end of file
+</section>
diff --git a/usermanual/usermanual.xml b/usermanual/usermanual.xml
index 0bdb510fb0..cee77476fd 100644
--- a/usermanual/usermanual.xml
+++ b/usermanual/usermanual.xml
@@ -409,8 +409,8 @@ MACHINE_FEATURES = "kernel26 apm alsa pcmcia bluetooth irda usbgadget"
<section id="commonuse_new_distro">
<title>Creating a new Distribution</title>
- <para>Creating a new distribution is not complicated. Config need to be
- created in /conf/distro directory. What has to be inside? <itemizedlist>
+ <para>Creating a new distribution is not complicated, however we urge you to try existing distributions first, because it's also very easy to do wrong. The config need to be
+ created in /conf/distro directory. So what has to be inside? <itemizedlist>
<listitem>
<para><command>DISTRO_VERSION</command> so users will know which
version of distribution they use.</para>
@@ -510,28 +510,28 @@ SRCDATE = "20061014"
<para>Creating own image is easy - only few variables needs to be set:
<itemizedlist>
<listitem>
- <para><command>IMAGE_BASENAME</command> to give name for own
+ <para><command>IMAGE_BASENAME</command> to give a name for your own
image</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
- <para><command>IPKG_INSTALL</command> to give list of packages to
- install into image</para>
+ <para><command>PACKAGE_INSTALL</command> to give a list of packages to
+ install into the image</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
- <para><command>RDEPENDS</command> to give list of packages which
- are needed to be build to create image</para>
+ <para><command>RDEPENDS</command> to give a list of recipes which
+ are needed to be built to create this image</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
- <para><command>IMAGE_LINGUAS</command> is optional list of
- languages which has to be installed into image</para>
+ <para><command>IMAGE_LINGUAS</command> is an optional list of
+ languages which has to be installed into the image</para>
</listitem>
- </itemizedlist> Then adding of <emphasis>image_ipk</emphasis> class
+ </itemizedlist> Then adding of the <emphasis>image</emphasis> class
use: <screen>
-inherit image_ipk
-</screen> And image recipe is ready for usage.</para>
+inherit image
+</screen> And the image recipe is ready for usage.</para>
</section>
<section id="commonuse_prebuilt_toolchain">