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authorScott Garman <>2011-11-08 18:42:02 -0800
committerRichard Purdie <>2011-11-10 11:37:12 +0000
commitbef492a2d71d8306a2c8abffd27fb119b624185b (patch)
parent3b93447e350d1ca49670372b8e683445006fb500 (diff)
poky-bef492a2d71d8306a2c8abffd27fb119b624185b.tar.bz2 update example documentation comments
Clarify that only packages listed in USERADD_PACKAGES will include the user/group creation code. (From OE-Core rev: 70aaac37968bf2b35d6a536c3f3f69fe3620255c) Signed-off-by: Scott Garman <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/meta-skeleton/recipes-skeleton/useradd/ b/meta-skeleton/recipes-skeleton/useradd/
index 02d56f6abc..b10c1d0c37 100644
--- a/meta-skeleton/recipes-skeleton/useradd/
+++ b/meta-skeleton/recipes-skeleton/useradd/
@@ -17,13 +17,12 @@ PACKAGES =+ "${PN}-user3"
inherit useradd
-# Specify which package(s) should include the user/group code.
-# Make sure that any packages which install files owned by custom
-# users/groups are included here. The code which adds users and
-# groups is idempotent.
+# You must set USERADD_PACKAGES when you inherit useradd. This
+# lists which output packages will include the user/group
+# creation code.
USERADD_PACKAGES = "${PN} ${PN}-user3"
-# You *must* set USERADD_PARAM and/or GROUPADD_PARAM when
+# You must also set USERADD_PARAM and/or GROUPADD_PARAM when
# you inherit useradd.
# USERADD_PARAM specifies command line options to pass to the