|author||Tom Zanussi <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2011-05-26 12:26:08 -0500|
|committer||Tom Zanussi <email@example.com>||2011-05-26 12:26:08 -0500|
Change the build instructions to use BSP tarballs instead of git clones. The git clone info remains as a mentioned alternative. Fixes [YOCTO #1103]. Signed-off-by: Tom Zanussi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
1 files changed, 12 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/meta-sugarbay/README b/meta-sugarbay/README
index bcc46c23..78992052 100644
@@ -17,17 +17,11 @@ III. Booting the images in /binary
I. Building the meta-sugarbay BSP layer
-For each BSP in the 'meta-intel' repository, there are multiple
-branches, one corresponding to each major release starting with
-'laverne' (0.90), in addition to the latest code which tracks the
In order to build an image with BSP support for a given release, you
-need to check out the 'meta-intel' branch corresponding to the release
-you're building against e.g. to build for laverne (0.90), check out
-the 'laverne' branch of both poky and 'meta-intel'.
+need to download the corresponding BSP tarball from the 'Board Support
+Package (BSP) Downloads' page of the Yocto Project website.
-Having done that, and assuming you cloned the 'meta-intel' repository
+Having done that, and assuming you extracted the BSP tarball contents
at the top-level of your yocto build tree, you can build a sugarbay
image by adding the location of the meta-sugarbay layer to
@@ -47,6 +41,15 @@ At the end of a successful build, you should have a live image that
you can boot from a USB flash drive (see instructions on how to do
that below, in the section 'Booting the images from /binary').
+As an alternative to downloading the BSP tarball, you can also work
+directly from the meta-intel git repository. For each BSP in the
+'meta-intel' repository, there are multiple branches, one
+corresponding to each major release starting with 'laverne' (0.90), in
+addition to the latest code which tracks the current master. Instead
+of extracting a BSP tarball at the top level of your yocto build tree,
+you can equivalently check out the appropriate branch from the
+meta-intel repository at the same location.
II. Booting the images in /binary