[oe] [RFC] renaming packages/ to recipes/
heinold at inf.fu-berlin.de
Wed Feb 25 21:27:57 CET 2009
On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 09:21:32PM +0100, Koen Kooi wrote:
> I keep trying to teach people the difference between recipes (what's in
> OE) and packages (what you install on the target) and keep getting
> reactions like "ok, but why is the dir called packages?", which are
> completely valid.
> mv packages recipes ; git commit .
> While it would make setting up OE more intuitive, it does mean that
> people have to adjust local.conf and distro people need to update their
> installation instructions.
> I have some other intrusive proposals about shuffling things around in
> TMP a bit (and out of TMP as well), standardizing on source locations
> for source_distribute and sourcepkg, etc, but let's start with this easy
> The main motivation for all this is to make the next stable branch
> easier to grasp for newbies than the current OE structure.
+1 from me.
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