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authorBernhard Reutner-Fischer <rep.dot.nop@gmail.com>2010-03-08 21:51:15 +0000
committerPhil Blundell <philb@gnu.org>2010-03-08 21:55:50 +0000
commitf83598d5154e9ce84a73de982c7ac494d797794d (patch)
tree02a818d590d08b1464037133ea4045a09aeb9e19 /docs
parent68ed1f674ff34c5403f55f41546524982ea79c37 (diff)
base.bbclass: provide shortcut syntax for first anonymous entry in SRC_URI
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diff --git a/docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml b/docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml
index a35e1eede2..f6e61050aa 100644
--- a/docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml
+++ b/docs/usermanual/reference/var_src_uri.xml
@@ -29,7 +29,12 @@
be used in preference to retrieving a new version . Any source that is
retrieved from a remote URI will be stored in the download source directory
and an appropriate md5 sum generated and stored alongside it.</para>
+ <para>Checksums for http/https/ftp/ftps uris are stored in each recipe in
+ the form of<screen>SRC_URI[md5sum] = &quot;9a7a11ffd52d9c4553ea8c0134a6fa86&quot;
+SRC_URI[sha256sum] = &quot;36bdb85c97b39ac604bc58cb7857ee08295242c78a12848ef8a31701921b9434&quot;</screen>
+ for the first remote SRC_URI that has <emphasis>no</emphasis> explicit <command>name=foo</command>
+ associated with it. Following <emphasis>unnamed</emphasis> SRC_URIs without
+ a checksum will throw errors.</para>
<para>Each URI supports a set of additional options. These options are
tag/value pairs of the form <command>"a=b"</command> and are semi-colon
separated from each other and from the URI. The follow examples shows two