[oe] Changing recipe files
utx at penguin.cz
Mon Apr 7 10:54:28 CEST 2008
Geoffrey Wossum wrote:
> For whatever reason, though, the system doesn't seem to pick up my change.
> I've tried running "bitbake -c rebuild gdb-cross". I've tried bumping up the
> PR value in recipe file. I've tried wiping out the work directory for
> gdb-cross. Still doesn't want to use my modified version of do_stage().
> Every time I look in the run.do_stage.xxxxx it's the old version of
> do_stage(). I figure I could wipe out my entire build tree and the change
> would be caught, but I don't want to wait 2.5 hours to rebuild everything.
Normally, it's sufficient to call bitbake or even only temp/run.do_*
again. If you need to call again succeeded step, you need to remove
relevant stamp from tmp/stamps (or completely wipe out package build
directory and all package stamps).
> What is the magic incantation for my change to take effect?
But in Friday I failed using this way for unknown reason. After wiping
entire build tree, it works again as expected.
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