[Buildroot] [git commit] CHANGES: add #163 + #473

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Fri Jul 24 13:35:28 UTC 2009

Le Fri, 24 Jul 2009 15:02:42 +0200,
Peter Korsgaard <jacmet at uclibc.org> a écrit :

> Yes, they are committed and I haven't seen the mails either - seems
> like the commit hook has issues when I push multiple changes at once.
> (Or it might be something else, I'm having mail and hw problems
> today).

I haven't seen the mails either. So not likely to be a problem on your

> I agree that the xtensa stuff is "special" in various ways, but I
> think it's more productive to get it into git and then work on getting
> it cleaned up more, instead of having it gather dust in bugzilla.

Ok, fair enough. Reading the patches again, they don't look too
invasive after all.

I'm concerned by the licensing of
target/xtensa/xt-buildroot-overlay-install, since this file states:

+# Copyright (c) 2003-2008 by Tensilica Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
+# These coded instructions, statements, and computer programs are the
+# copyrighted works and confidential proprietary information of Tensilica Inc.
+# They may not be modified, copied, reproduced, distributed, or disclosed to
+# third parties in any manner, medium, or form, in whole or in part, without
+# the prior written consent of Tensilica Inc.

BTW, was Perl already a host dependency to run Buildroot ?


Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
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