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authorPaul Eggleton <>2012-06-21 18:28:46 +0100
committerRichard Purdie <>2012-06-25 14:57:15 +0100
commit25441f47caadeb66a98ec4317211430772b3e5cf (patch)
tree1c42ad47645f0dbb81873d002ec67d332fda9b3d /bitbake
parenteaf54b8dbf9371965b4ccf18609edeb8eee16144 (diff)
bitbake: bitbake: tweak help text for -C slightly
What is specified is a command (or "cmd" as in the help text for -f) rather than a task - i.e. you specify compile, not do_compile, so change the sentence to reflect that and reorder it slightly so it makes sense. (Bitbake rev: 9ab269410ef5cd4753fe11ec74759f421685bb7b) Signed-off-by: Paul Eggleton <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
Diffstat (limited to 'bitbake')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/bitbake/bin/bitbake b/bitbake/bin/bitbake
index f23673fdf8..e55a538057 100755
--- a/bitbake/bin/bitbake
+++ b/bitbake/bin/bitbake
@@ -118,7 +118,7 @@ Default BBFILES are the .bb files in the current directory.""")
parser.add_option("-c", "--cmd", help = "Specify task to execute. Note that this only executes the specified task for the providee and the packages it depends on, i.e. 'compile' does not implicitly call stage for the dependencies (IOW: use only if you know what you are doing). Depending on the base.bbclass a listtasks tasks is defined and will show available tasks",
action = "store", dest = "cmd")
- parser.add_option("-C", "--clear-stamp", help = "Invalidate the specified stamp for a task such as 'compile' and run the default task for the specified target(s)",
+ parser.add_option("-C", "--clear-stamp", help = "Invalidate the stamp for the specified cmd such as 'compile' and run the default task for the specified target(s)",
action = "store", dest = "invalidate_stamp")
parser.add_option("-r", "--read", help = "read the specified file before bitbake.conf",