[oe] Updating packages list
denis at denix.org
Sat Dec 5 21:17:44 CET 2009
On Sat, Dec 05, 2009 at 05:33:30PM +0500, Dmitry Vinokurov wrote:
> Began working with package feeds and can't understand one thing -- when
> Packages lists (such as tmp/deploy/ipk/Packages.gz) are updated on the
> server side. Could anybody explain it, please?
> For example, I built new package, let it be helloworld, and the package
> exist in tmp/deploy/ipk/armv5te, but there is no helloworld in
> tmp/deploy/ipk/armv5te/Packages, Packages.gz etc.
Used to be a package-index recipe, which when built, regenrated the
Now there is also a standard task called do_package_update_index_ipk, which
can be called with bitbake <pkgname> -c <taskname>
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