[linux-yocto] kernel-yocto integration into freescale kernel

Jate Sujjavanich jatedev at gmail.com
Fri May 13 16:52:40 PDT 2016

One of the patches had a single word subject line that was very common in
the kernel repository's commit logs, so the script decided it was the first
one in the series towards the end. After I made it less general, the script
fell through to just applying all of the patches.



On Thu, May 12, 2016 at 9:05 PM, Bruce Ashfield <
bruce.ashfield at windriver.com> wrote:

> On 2016-05-12 7:23 PM, Jate Sujjavanich wrote:
>> I am attempting to incorporate kernel-yocto.bbclass into my Freescale
>> kernel. I had to make some changes in the early tasks, but I got
>> configuration fragments working (which was my main goal).
>> My kernel recipe's patches stopped working, however. They followed the
>> more conventional base.bbclass patching logic. The script kgit-s2q skips
>> over several of my patches with the autoresume logic.
>> Do you have suggestions on what to try? I do have to tell you that I'm
>> on dora.
> Hmmm. It is rare that the script detects the wrong fence post, but
> it can happen if the shortlogs are similar and the diffstats also
> happen to match.
> I don't suppose there's a set of layers that you can send me, or
> point me at where I can do a few test runs ?
> Outside of that, you can add the native sysroot to your path and
> run kgit-s2q by hand, and see exactly why it is detecting the
> wrong fence post patch (and hence skipping).
> That script is looking at the patches, and then checking the branch
> from the top down to see if a given patch is already on the branch.
> Once it finds a patch that isn't on the branch, it declares it the
> resume point and starts from there. So if you have patches with
> similar shorlogs/diffstats, see about changing them to be unique
> and the script shouldn't move through them, looking for the resume
> point.
> In Yocto 2.0+ I ended up dropping the autoresume logic, since with
> the matching logic I hinted at above, it was indeed possible to
> shoot through the middle and resume from the wrong point.
> Bruce
>> Jate
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