[meta-freescale] linux-boundary bbappend misses .cfg

Otavio Salvador otavio at ossystems.com.br
Mon May 27 11:43:10 PDT 2013

On Mon, May 27, 2013 at 2:19 PM, Sébastien Taylor <me at staylor.ca> wrote:

> I am trying to enable cgroups using a configuration fragment following the
> guidelines in the development manual section 5.6.2.  I see my cgroups.cfg
> file is copied to the linux-boundary/3.0.35-r0/cgroups.cfg but otherwise it
> doesn't make it's way into the kernel configuration.
> The setup uses
> meta-mylayer/recipes-kernel/linux/linux-boundary_3.0.35.bbappend with the
> contents
> FILESEXTRAPATHS_prepend := "${THISDIR}/files:"
> SRC_URI_append += "file://cgroups.cfg"
> Then I have meta-mylayer/recipes-kernel/linux/files/cgroups.cfg
> Like I said the cgroups.cfg is copied but never applied to the kernel
> configuration, the documentation claims that a .cfg file should
> automatically be appended to the kernel configuration but I guess there's
> an additional step that I've missed along the way.  Defining an alternate
> defconfig instead of a .cfg fragment does work as expected.

The meta-fsl-arm Linux kernel recipes does not use linux-yocto framework.
So you have to change the defconfig for this to be done.


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