[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH 1/4] scripts/feeds: add src-dummy method

Rafał Miłecki zajec5 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 12 00:04:50 EDT 2018

On Wed, 11 Jul 2018 at 21:39, Matthias Schiffer
<mschiffer at universe-factory.net> wrote:
> On 07/11/2018 10:59 AM, Rafał Miłecki wrote:
> > On Tue, 10 Jul 2018 at 00:31, Matthias Schiffer
> > <mschiffer at universe-factory.net> wrote:
> >> The src-dummy method does not actually obtain any feed, but it can be used
> >> to insert addtional entries into the opkg distfeeds.conf.
> >
> > Should that be clear to me why we want that? Or could you add an extra
> > line of explanation, please?
> >
> Well, I think it's generally a good idea to give firmware builders more
> control over the contents of distfeeds.conf.
> In Gluon, the concrete reason is that we want all standard OpenWrt feeds to
> be available to users, even though we do not include all these feeds in the
> build. I can add a bit more explanation to the commit message.

Ah, I see the point now, thanks!


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