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authorScott Rifenbark <>2019-06-10 13:24:26 -0500
committerRichard Purdie <>2019-06-18 11:30:38 +0100
commit421f346ad65bebd800c56269ef5f034e961060c8 (patch)
parent2ec0aac70bcd79d909a380bb594e7a10ed319d56 (diff)
ref-manual: Updated "npm.bbclass" section.
I provided a general link to the wiki on npm software. Also, updated the section to point to the new section on how to create NPM packages, which is in the dev-manual. (From yocto-docs rev: 23d1cef7323b1b7ada7a7c8378a42db18b82626e) Signed-off-by: Scott Rifenbark <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/documentation/ref-manual/ref-classes.xml b/documentation/ref-manual/ref-classes.xml
index 5cd25e8c29..ece47e757b 100644
--- a/documentation/ref-manual/ref-classes.xml
+++ b/documentation/ref-manual/ref-classes.xml
@@ -2285,13 +2285,16 @@ This check was removed for YP 2.3 release
- Provides support for building Node.js software fetched using the npm
- package manager.
+ Provides support for building Node.js software fetched using the
+ <ulink url=''>node package manager (NPM)</ulink>.
Currently, recipes inheriting this class must use the
<filename>npm://</filename> fetcher to have dependencies fetched
and packaged automatically.
+ For information on how to create NPM packages, see the
+ "<ulink url='&YOCTO_DOCS_DEV_URL;#creating-node-package-manager-npm-packages'>Creating Node Package Manager (NPM) Packages</ulink>"
+ section in the Yocto Project Development Tasks Manual.