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authorRichard Purdie <>2020-08-25 19:48:53 +0100
committerRichard Purdie <>2020-08-26 09:04:50 +0100
commit3cfc4e9fa92ac594a137a4b6b29ae6ca980b26d6 (patch)
tree62a0002ed743eb389112103a6e75d2d4326ebf46 /meta-poky/conf
parent1955ba23f1d8096191d16adcacefb7d417caeb2a (diff)
local.conf.sample: Document memory resident bitbake
Add an example of how to enable this to local.conf.sample (From meta-yocto rev: e29dbff72bdfb99cf672599e8d1814e51ab7290a) Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
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1 files changed, 10 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/meta-poky/conf/local.conf.sample b/meta-poky/conf/local.conf.sample
index b555f1d21e..032f2623ee 100644
--- a/meta-poky/conf/local.conf.sample
+++ b/meta-poky/conf/local.conf.sample
@@ -261,6 +261,16 @@ PACKAGECONFIG_append_pn-qemu-system-native = " sdl"
#BB_HASHSERVE = "auto"
+# Memory Resident Bitbake
+# Bitbake's server component can stay in memory after the UI for the current command
+# has completed. This means subsequent commands can run faster since there is no need
+# for bitbake to reload cache files and so on. Number is in seconds, after which the
+# server will shut down.
# CONF_VERSION is increased each time build/conf/ changes incompatibly and is used to
# track the version of this file when it was generated. This can safely be ignored if
# this doesn't mean anything to you.