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authorDenys Dmytriyenko <denys@ti.com>2012-03-22 16:52:48 -0400
committerDenys Dmytriyenko <denys@ti.com>2012-03-22 16:52:48 -0400
commit62ad4edfca78151a0f2327699bfb30f164e4d0a4 (patch)
tree6d3918b82cc628c186539cf6e054229c63671d76 /README
parent8f1fc028be8567c57ed7d40b1800ece37128b9ac (diff)
README: update with the latest info
With distro-less fixes in OE-Core, no distro dependencies are required. Better explain toolchain requirements and setup specific versions. Signed-off-by: Denys Dmytriyenko <denys@ti.com>
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-This layer hard depends on:
+The official OpenEmbedded/Yocto BSP layer for Texas Instruments platforms.
+This layer depends on:
URI: git://git.openembedded.org/openembedded-core
+layers: meta
branch: master
revision: HEAD
URI: git://git.openembedded.org/meta-openembedded
+layers: meta-oe
branch: master
revision: HEAD
-And optionally depends on:
-URI: git://git.angstrom-distribution.org/meta-angstrom
-branch: master
-revision: HEAD
+There are known issues when using a toolchain with gcc-4.6 and binutils-2.22
+from OpenEmbedded-Core, thus it is recommended to use meta-openembedded layer
+with gcc-4.5 + Linaro patches and binutils-2.20.1.
-Currently meta-ti only works with the Angstrom distribution and hence
-requires the meta-angstrom layer. There are known issues when using
-gcc-4.6 based toolchain from OpenEmbedded-Core, thus gcc-4.5 toolchain,
-provided by meta-openembedded, is needed. It is planned to fix these
-shortcomings in the near future and allow building the base BSP part
-of meta-ti with different distributions and layer stacks, such as:
-distro-less (only with OE-Core), with Yocto/Poky, with Angstrom or
+The base BSP part of meta-ti should work with different OpenEmbedded/Yocto
+distributions and layer stacks, such as:
+distro-less (only with OE-Core), with Yocto/Poky, with Angstrom or Arago.
-Due to the above, it is now recommended to follow the instructions at
+Please follow the recommended setup procedures of your OE distribution. When
+using in a distro-less configuration, please add to your local.conf:
-This will set it up for the OpenEmbedded-core ('yocto') layout instead
-of the old "Classic" OpenEmbedded-dev layout. You can optionally tweak
-sources/layers.txt and conf/bblayers.conf to (de)select BSP layers.
+GCCVERSION = "4.5%"
+BINUVERSION = "2.20.1"
-Send pull requests to meta-ti@yoctoproject.org
+Send pull requests, patches, comments or questions to meta-ti@yoctoproject.org
-Main layer maintainers: Denys Dmytriyenko <denys@ti.com>
- Koen Kooi <k-kooi@ti.com>
+Maintainers: Denys Dmytriyenko <denys@ti.com>
+ Koen Kooi <koen@dominion.thruhere.net>