[Bitbake-dev] Running run.do_* scripts in workdir doesnt work as it used to
clarson at kergoth.com
Tue Feb 22 23:13:28 CET 2011
On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 10:20 AM, Richard Purdie <rpurdie at rpsys.net> wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-02-17 at 14:17 -0800, Khem Raj wrote:
>> Earlier we were able to call the temp/run.do_* task scripts from
>> anywhere in workdir and it would do the required chdir itself which was
>> a handy behaviour but now it seems to know the current directory and
>> depends on it. So unless I am not in the builddir it wont do the job
>> and will report messages like nothing to compile etc.
>> I think the old behaviour was much useful because one could be in any
>> subdir when fixing a package and dont have to worry about going into
>> specific dir to launch the scripts
>> I discussed this with Chris briefly on IRC and he thinks it should be
>> fixed in bitbake too. This is with bitbake master btw.
> I agree we should fix this...
https://gist.github.com/839541 or similar should take care of it.
clarson at kergoth dot com
Founder - BitBake, OpenEmbedded, OpenZaurus
Maintainer - Tslib
Senior Software Engineer, Mentor Graphics
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