[poky-container] README.md: Add note about using git inside the container

Submitted by Daniel Ammann on April 23, 2019, 10:55 a.m. | Patch ID: 160617

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Message ID 20190423105540.17676-1-daniel.ammann@bytesatwork.ch
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Daniel Ammann April 23, 2019, 10:55 a.m.
Fixes bug 11385.

Signed-off-by: Daniel Ammann <daniel.ammann@bytesatwork.ch>
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 README.md | 5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

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@@ -8,6 +8,11 @@  host.
 
 The instructions will be slightly different depending on whether Linux, Windows or Mac is used. There are setup instructions for using **Windows/Mac** at https://github.com/crops/docker-win-mac-docs/wiki. When referring to **Windows/Mac** in the rest of the document, it is assumed the instructions at https://github.com/crops/docker-win-mac-docs/wiki were followed.
 
+Note that the poky-container should *not* be used to obtain the meta-data, but
+just to build it. This means that meta-data should be checked out using native
+tools that run on the host and not with tools in container. The reason is that
+the container has no dummy git user configured.
+
 Running the container
 ---------------------
 Here a very simple but usable scenario for using the container is described.