[Buildroot] Synchronisation of dependencies between Config.in and .mk files ?

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Mon Oct 27 20:32:16 UTC 2008

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:

 Thomas> Le Mon, 27 Oct 2008 19:43:07 +0100,
 Thomas> Peter Korsgaard <jacmet at uclibc.org> a écrit :

 >> Do you have any ideas about how to solve this in a nicer way?

 Thomas> Not really. Maybe the Config.in read by kconfig could be
 Thomas> generated by the Makefile system. Either completely from the
 Thomas> Makefiles, or from Config.in.tmp files, parsed and modified
 Thomas> to contain the dependencies.

 Thomas> However, there are some packages with optional dependencies,
 Thomas> like in matchbox:

I'm also not sure all packages use exactly the same make symbol and
BR2_PACKAGE_<symbol> - Personally I don't think it's worth the effort.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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