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authorReinette Chatre <>2016-08-26 16:42:56 -0700
committerReinette Chatre <>2016-09-07 12:29:40 -0700
commit29cf332b7c044312fee880f33f48dc3f1fd9bba8 (patch)
tree0433d8eed9e809a72be7f909efce28c30cc32252 /recipes-devtools
parent39760e380ec1caab86053a760658ca942e29b784 (diff)
php: remove all build workarounds
We have accumulated several php build workarounds. These are now all disabled as it appears that php builds and runs smoothly at this time. Signed-off-by: Reinette Chatre <> Reviewed-by: Joe Konno <> Acked-by: Darren Hart <>
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diff --git a/recipes-devtools/php/php_5.6.23.bbappend b/recipes-devtools/php/php_5.6.23.bbappend
index 8d94a83..1c927bd 100644
--- a/recipes-devtools/php/php_5.6.23.bbappend
+++ b/recipes-devtools/php/php_5.6.23.bbappend
@@ -1,67 +1,2 @@
# we do not need imap or pam support that is enabled by default
PACKAGECONFIG = "mysql sqlite3"
-#We find that the pear PHP package is currently installing a configuration
-#file in a wrong location. Digging into the pear installation scripts did
-#not reveal a clear cause so we disable the inclusion of pear because we do
-#not currently have dependencies on it.
-EXTRA_OECONF += " --without-pear"
-#the files needed by the php package are actually installed through the
-#pear configuration which is disabled above. Since we are only interested
-#in the php-cli package, remove its runtime dependency on the php package
-#for its installation to succeed
-RDEPENDS_${PN}-cli_remove = "${PN}"
-#The SDK image seeks *-dev packages and if we do not provide one for
-#php-cli then it will revert to trying to install php-dev, which in turn
-#depends on package php that is empty due to pear being disabled. As a
-#workaround we provide a dev package for php-cli that contains all that is
-#in php-dev (since php-cli contains the php binary anyway)
-PACKAGES += "${PN}-cli-dev"
-FILES_${PN}-cli-dev = "${includedir}/php ${PHP_LIBDIR}/build ${bindir}/phpize \
- ${bindir}/php-config ${PHP_LIBDIR}/php/.depdb \
- ${PHP_LIBDIR}/php/.depdblock ${PHP_LIBDIR}/php/.filemap \
- ${PHP_LIBDIR}/php/.lock ${PHP_LIBDIR}/php/test"
-FILES_${PN}-dev = ""
-# the do_install_append and do_install_prepend tasks are cumulative so we
-# cannot overwrite the do_install_append_ph-php() task that is already in
-# the main recipe (meta-openembedded/meta-oe/recipes-devtools/php/
-# Instead we add a do_install_prepend_pn-php() task that
-# will set up the environment for the existing do_install_pn-php() task to
-# succeed and then we follow that up with a do_install_append_pn-php() that
-# will clean up afterwards.
-do_install_prepend_pn-php() {
- #in the EXTRA_OECONF above we disable pear support. The main recipe
- #expects this file to exist since it wants to do some post processing
- #on it, we make an empty file available so this command will succeed.
- #This file will be removed in the do_install_append_pn-php() below.
- install -d ${D}/${sysconfdir}/
- touch ${D}/${sysconfdir}/pear.conf
- #The main recipe ( has a code snippet in its
- #do_install_append_pn-php() that removes some temporary files. This
- #code snippet is:
- #TMP=`dirname ${D}/${TMPDIR}`
- #while test ${TMP} != ${D}; do
- # rmdir ${TMP}
- # TMP=`dirname ${TMP}`;
- #done
- #
- # The problem with the above snippet is that TMPDIR has value of the
- # main build temporary directory. For example ${HOME}/poky/build/tmp,
- # if poky was installed in ${HOME}
- # The code snippet is thus trying to remove some directories that
- # cannot exist.
- # Here we create those directories so that they can be removed in the
- # main recipe and result in the do_install task passing.
- install -d ${D}/${TMPDIR}
-do_install_append_pn-php() {
- #Remove the temporary file created that will make the main recipe
- #install succeed.
- rm -f ${D}/${sysconfdir}/pear.conf