[oe] [PATCH] Epoch support for bitbake
freyther at gmx.net
Tue Mar 20 02:24:35 CET 2007
Am 20.03.2007 um 01:24 schrieb Rod Whitby:
> Richard Purdie wrote:
>> Thanks for this, I just checked it in unchanged to bitbake trunk
>> (1.9.x). If people test it and are happy, I'm happy for it to be
>> backported for 1.8.2 too, at which point OE.dev can maybe start to
>> upon it.
> Dunno whether this is important or not, but OpenMoko (which is now
> svn overlaying OE .dev, not a frozen OE version) uses bitbake 1.6.x
> custom svnnow patches.
> So OE.dev starting to rely on epoch support may (I dunno, just asking
> the experts) break OpenMoko until they port their svnnow patches to
> and move everyone building openmoko from the official openmoko svn/OE
> distro (not the OE.dev-only "openmoko" distro) over to that.
I assume that henryk will port his work to bitbake trunk/1.8 and it
is highly likely (actually pretty obvious) that we will accept the
patch. And at this point it is a potential backporting candidate for
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