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authorScott Rifenbark <scott.m.rifenbark@intel.com>2013-04-12 13:27:42 -0700
committerRichard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>2013-04-13 23:57:17 +0100
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ref-manual: Review comments applied for patch session
Paul Eggleton provided quite a series of patches that I previously applied. These changes represent the edits from an interactive review he conducted with me. The series of changes represents his review for the entire set of changes in the original patch series. (From yocto-docs rev: e26f615a01de2b101e97eb6fd7175b813f74295e) Signed-off-by: Scott Rifenbark <scott.m.rifenbark@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>
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<title>Variables</title>
<para>
- The <link linkend='var-SANITY_TESTED_DISTROS'><filename>SANITY_TESTED_DISTROS</filename></link>
- variable now uses a
- distribution ID, which is composed of the host distributor ID
- followed by the release.
- Previously, it was composed of the description field.
- For example, "Ubuntu 12.10" becomes "Ubuntu-12.10".
- You do not need to worry about this change if you are not
- specifically setting this variable, or if you are
- specifically setting it to "".
+ The following variables have changed:
+ <itemizedlist>
+ <listitem><para><emphasis><filename>SANITY_TESTED_DISTROS</filename>:</emphasis>
+ This variable now uses a distribution ID, which is composed
+ of the host distributor ID followed by the release.
+ Previously,
+ <link linkend='var-SANITY_TESTED_DISTROS'><filename>SANITY_TESTED_DISTROS</filename></link>
+ was composed of the description field.
+ For example, "Ubuntu 12.10" becomes "Ubuntu-12.10".
+ You do not need to worry about this change if you are not
+ specifically setting this variable, or if you are
+ specifically setting it to "".
+ </para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para><emphasis><filename>SRC_URI</filename>:</emphasis>
+ The <filename>${</filename><link linkend='var-PN'><filename>PN</filename></link><filename>}</filename>,
+ <filename>${</filename><link linkend='var-PF'><filename>PF</filename></link><filename>}</filename>,
+ and <filename>${</filename><link linkend='var-P'><filename>P</filename></link><filename>}</filename>
+ directories have been dropped from the default value of the
+ <link linkend='var-FILESPATH'><filename>FILESPATH</filename></link>
+ variable, which is used as the search path for finding files
+ referred to in
+ <link linkend='var-SRC_URI'><filename>SRC_URI</filename></link>.
+ If you have a recipe that relied upon these directories,
+ which would be unusual, then you will need to add the
+ appropriate paths to
+ <link linkend='var-FILESEXTRAPATHS'><filename>FILESEXTRAPATHS</filename></link>.
+ </para></listitem>
+ </itemizedlist>
</para>
</section>