Patchwork [bitbake-devel] bin/bitbake: Clarify server error message

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Submitter Richard Purdie
Date Oct. 4, 2013, 1:24 p.m.
Message ID <1380893090.18603.607.camel@ted>
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Permalink /patch/59265/
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Richard Purdie - Oct. 4, 2013, 1:24 p.m.
Getting an error message about --remote-server being set when really
BBSERVER was is confusing, clarify the message.

Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>


diff --git a/bitbake/bin/bitbake b/bitbake/bin/bitbake
index 920c6c4..88893f8 100755
--- a/bitbake/bin/bitbake
+++ b/bitbake/bin/bitbake
@@ -262,8 +262,8 @@  def main():
         if not configParams.bind:
             sys.exit("FATAL: The '--server-only' option requires a name/address to bind to with the -B option.\n")
         if configParams.remote_server:
-            sys.exit("FATAL: The '--server-only' option conflicts with the '--remote-server' option. %s\n" % 
-                ("Please check your BBSERVER environment" if "BBSERVER" in os.environ else "" ))
+            sys.exit("FATAL: The '--server-only' option conflicts with %s.\n" % 
+                ("the BBSERVER environment variable" if "BBSERVER" in os.environ else "the '--remote-server' option" ))
     if configParams.bind and configParams.servertype != "xmlrpc":
         sys.exit("FATAL: If '-B' or '--bind' is defined, we must set the servertype as 'xmlrpc'.\n")