[Buildroot] clean build

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Tue Jul 21 21:54:34 UTC 2009

Le Tue, 21 Jul 2009 11:15:22 -0700,
Zac Wheeler <zac.wheeler at gmail.com> a écrit :

> I believe this is in the documentation, but if you create a directory
> in buildroot called e.g. permanent_downloads and make dl/ a symoblic
> link to that directory, you avoid having to re-download source
> packages.

Or alternatively, you create a directory outside of the Buildroot tree
and set the BUILDROOT_DL_DIR environment variable so that it points to
this directory. Then all Buildroot executions, even after a global
clean, will not re-download the packages.

Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
Kernel, drivers and embedded Linux development,
consulting, training and support.

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