Patchwork [0/1] package.bbclass: Allow overriding of debugedit starting path

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Submitter Peter Seebach
Date July 11, 2012, 4 p.m.
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git:// seebs/debugsrc


Peter Seebach - July 11, 2012, 4 p.m.
We use a prebuilt toolchain which has all debug symbols start out
looking like


and we'd rather not start populating /opt on targets when we have all
this lovely logic for debug sources.  This patch provides a generic
hook for overriding the starting path that debugedit will replace with
the canonical debugsrc path.  This strikes me as a pretty low-impact
alternative to, say, encouraging such recipes to call debugedit

I am open to the idea of allowing a replacement to be specified,
too, but I didn't need that and don't immediately see why it'd matter.

And since I switch between scripting languages really often, and
this is a source of confusion:  Yes, in Python, ("" or x) yields x.

The following changes since commit 20405bdab18b7a2b101f818e72863d289d5945e4:
  Bruce Ashfield (1):
        linux-yocto/3.0: perf scripting support

are available in the git repository at:

  git:// seebs/debugsrc

Peter Seebach (1):
  package.bbclass: Allow overriding of debugedit starting path

 meta/classes/package.bbclass |    3 ++-
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)