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authorYeoh Ee Peng <>2019-01-04 14:46:01 +0800
committerRichard Purdie <>2019-02-06 16:38:30 +0000
commit1433f5b865aa98fadaf26bd6d7519ffc468187bb (patch)
tree9b1d9448544e57b0699539b06f2ee91bab23dab4 /scripts
parentf6d2003f09cc76d5ba2de42d68cb0cf4035bdb22 (diff)
scripts/oe-git-archive: fix non-existent key referencing error
Without installing gitpython package, oe-git-archive will face error below, where it was referencing key that was non-existent inside metadata object. Traceback (most recent call last): File "<poky_dir>/scripts/oe-git-archive", line 271, in <module> sys.exit(main()) File "<poky_dir>/scripts/oe-git-archive", line 229, in main 'commit_count': metadata['layers']['meta']['commit_count'], KeyError: 'commit_count' Fix this error by adding exception catch when referencing non-existent key (based on inputs provided by Richard Purdie). [YOCTO# 13082] (From OE-Core rev: 9a3cc9b8523b78dda6c3f3f2e12798b2b907d7e5) (From OE-Core rev: f51e59bb6d571606cf887a3f623380cc3516c5a2) Signed-off-by: Yeoh Ee Peng <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <> Signed-off-by: Armin Kuster <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
Diffstat (limited to 'scripts')
1 files changed, 13 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/oe-git-archive b/scripts/oe-git-archive
index ab19cb9aa3..913291a99c 100755
--- a/scripts/oe-git-archive
+++ b/scripts/oe-git-archive
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
+#!/usr/bin/env python3
# Helper script for committing data to git and pushing upstream
@@ -208,6 +208,13 @@ def parse_args(argv):
help="Data to commit")
return parser.parse_args(argv)
+def get_nested(d, list_of_keys):
+ try:
+ for k in list_of_keys:
+ d = d[k]
+ return d
+ except KeyError:
+ return ""
def main(argv=None):
"""Script entry point"""
@@ -223,11 +230,11 @@ def main(argv=None):
# Get keywords to be used in tag and branch names and messages
metadata = metadata_from_bb()
- keywords = {'hostname': metadata['hostname'],
- 'branch': metadata['layers']['meta']['branch'],
- 'commit': metadata['layers']['meta']['commit'],
- 'commit_count': metadata['layers']['meta']['commit_count'],
- 'machine': metadata['config']['MACHINE']}
+ keywords = {'hostname': get_nested(metadata, ['hostname']),
+ 'branch': get_nested(metadata, ['layers', 'meta', 'branch']),
+ 'commit': get_nested(metadata, ['layers', 'meta', 'commit']),
+ 'commit_count': get_nested(metadata, ['layers', 'meta', 'commit_count']),
+ 'machine': get_nested(metadata, ['config', 'MACHINE'])}
# Expand strings early in order to avoid getting into inconsistent
# state (e.g. no tag even if data was committed)