[Aboriginal] Is moving control-images to their own repository a good idea?
rob at landley.net
Mon Jul 4 08:51:49 PDT 2011
On 07/04/2011 03:06 AM, prasanna balan wrote:
> Everything else'e fine nd agreed, but I did'nt like the idea of
> copying the files into the tree....... A way better idea would
> be to download the latest (stable/unstable) aboriginal tarball
> and build it thereby.
I'm not too fond of copying the files into the tree either, but the ones
I'm thinking of duplicating are stable and shouldn't change.
It's a bit like copying the kconfig and bloat-o-meter stuff into busybox
rather than introducing a build-time dependency on a Linux kernel source
tarball. (Which would have broken the busybox build on several
occasions.) The lesser of two evils, and if they fall a bit out of sync
it's not a big deal.
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