Transform OpenWRT to a Yocto / openembedded layer

Bas Mevissen abuse at
Thu Jul 30 05:41:04 EDT 2020

On 2020-07-30 11:15, mail at wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Bas Mevissen [mailto:abuse at]
>> Sent: Donnerstag, 30. Juli 2020 10:54
>> To: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at>
>> Cc: mail at; openwrt-devel at
>> Subject: Transform OpenWRT to a Yocto / openembedded layer (was: Re:
>> dm-verity support)


>> Isn't there some deferred or other state that better expresses the 
>> actual
>> situation?
> For me, "deferred" means essentially "we don't do it now, but we will
> do it later".
> However, there is no indication that the situation will be different
> in a year or two. So I chose "rejected", as a waiting time of 8 months
> without any response indicate that the feature is not wanted.
> As Thomas stated himself, this surely is "unfortunate", but I'm just
> putting into effect what's obvious here.

Yes, you probably did the best thing that can be done in this situation: 
bring it to some kind of closure and inform the submitter of the reason. 
With the latter being properly done, the actual working of the closure 
is less relevant.



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