[PATCH v3 1/2] imagebuilder: unset BINARY_FOLDER and DOWNLOAD_FOLDER in final archive

Baptiste Jonglez baptiste at bitsofnetworks.org
Fri May 7 13:12:21 BST 2021

On 06-05-21, Sven Roederer wrote:
> Baptiste,
> Am Donnerstag, 6. Mai 2021, 13:13:46 CEST schrieb Baptiste Jonglez:
> > > 
> > > +	$(SED) 's/^CONFIG_BINARY_FOLDER=.*/# CONFIG_BINARY_FOLDER was reset by
> > > Imagebuilder/' $(PKG_BUILD_DIR)/.config +	$(SED)
> > > Imagebuilder/' $(PKG_BUILD_DIR)/.config
> > Several scripts assume that this exact format is used for disabled config:
> > "# CONFIG_FOO is not set" (same as in the kernel).
> > 
> > While your patch works [probably because these scripts are not run when
> > using the ImageBuilder], it seems cleaner to stick to the standard format,
> > e.g. in case a .config file is copied around from an imagebuilder.
> > 
> The intention to not use th normal "unset" message was to leave a pointer why 
> it's unset in contrast to the build-time file, in case someone relies on it. 
> But I'm happy to us the normal message here.

Since these settings are hidden under "Advanced configuration options (for
developers)", I don't think it's really necessary to leave this kind of
implicit information, I would prefer having a valid .config file.

Maybe we should even ignore every setting under this "Advanced
configuration options" menu when generating the SDK and Imagebuilder...
But these two are a good start.

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