Patchwork udev: drop dependency on udev in libudev

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Submitter Ross Burton
Date April 18, 2013, 2:38 p.m.
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Permalink /patch/48513/
State Accepted
Commit 6168ea4e00fd1c8296fe770fa9e2ef00018f5621
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Ross Burton - April 18, 2013, 2:38 p.m.
libudev previously depended on udev, but this causes problems with multilib
if the user wants to install two variants of libudev as they'll pull in two
variants of udev, which will conflict.

Instead, remove the dependency and rely that the image pulls in udev in some
way, such as the commonly used packagegroup-core-boot.

Signed-off-by: Ross Burton <>
 meta/recipes-core/udev/ |    1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)


diff --git a/meta/recipes-core/udev/ b/meta/recipes-core/udev/
index 7221a49..dd250f7 100644
--- a/meta/recipes-core/udev/
+++ b/meta/recipes-core/udev/
@@ -15,7 +15,6 @@  LDFLAGS += "-lrt"
 DEPENDS = "acl glib-2.0 libusb usbutils pciutils gperf-native libxslt-native util-linux"
 RPROVIDES_${PN} = "hotplug"
 RRECOMMENDS_${PN} += "udev-extraconf usbutils-ids pciutils-ids"
-RDEPENDS_libudev = "${PN} (= ${EXTENDPKGV})"
 SRC_URI = "${KERNELORG_MIRROR}/linux/utils/kernel/hotplug/udev-${PV}.tar.gz \
            file:// \