[sphinx] sphinx: dev-manual: Clarify that virtual providers do not apply to runtime dependencies

Submitted by Joshua Watt on Aug. 31, 2020, 5:25 p.m. | Patch ID: 175845

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Joshua Watt Aug. 31, 2020, 5:25 p.m.
From: Joshua Watt <Joshua.Watt@garmin.com>

Clarifies that virtual providers are only used for build time
dependencies specified with PROVIDES and DEPENDS, and do not apply to
runtime dependencies specified with RPROVIDES and RDEPENDS.

Signed-off-by: Joshua Watt <Joshua.Watt@garmin.com>
---
 documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst | 6 ++++++
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

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diff --git a/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst b/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
index c9b8a834c..a54379fef 100644
--- a/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
+++ b/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
@@ -2000,6 +2000,12 @@  The following lists specific examples of virtual providers:
 
 -  ``virtual/libgles2``: Provides ``glesv2.pc`` (i.e. libGLESv2).
 
+.. note::
+
+   Virtual providers only apply to build time dependencies specified with
+   :term:`PROVIDES` and :term:`DEPENDS`. They do not apply to runtime
+   dependencies specified with :term:`RPROVIDES` and :term:`RDEPENDS`.
+
 Properly Versioning Pre-Release Recipes
 ---------------------------------------
 

Comments

Nicolas Dechesne Sept. 1, 2020, 8:20 a.m.
On Mon, Aug 31, 2020 at 7:25 PM Joshua Watt <JPEWhacker@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> From: Joshua Watt <Joshua.Watt@garmin.com>
>
> Clarifies that virtual providers are only used for build time
> dependencies specified with PROVIDES and DEPENDS, and do not apply to
> runtime dependencies specified with RPROVIDES and RDEPENDS.
>
> Signed-off-by: Joshua Watt <Joshua.Watt@garmin.com>
> ---
>  documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst | 6 ++++++
>  1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)
>
> diff --git a/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst b/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
> index c9b8a834c..a54379fef 100644
> --- a/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
> +++ b/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
> @@ -2000,6 +2000,12 @@ The following lists specific examples of virtual providers:
>
>  -  ``virtual/libgles2``: Provides ``glesv2.pc`` (i.e. libGLESv2).
>
> +.. note::
> +
> +   Virtual providers only apply to build time dependencies specified with
> +   :term:`PROVIDES` and :term:`DEPENDS`. They do not apply to runtime
> +   dependencies specified with :term:`RPROVIDES` and :term:`RDEPENDS`.

Thank you so much for sending it both versions of the doc patches
(docbook and sphinx). It's very much appreciated!

> +
>  Properly Versioning Pre-Release Recipes
>  ---------------------------------------
>
> --
> 2.28.0
>
>
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Nicolas Dechesne Sept. 16, 2020, 3:55 p.m.
On Mon, Aug 31, 2020 at 7:25 PM Joshua Watt <JPEWhacker@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> From: Joshua Watt <Joshua.Watt@garmin.com>
>
> Clarifies that virtual providers are only used for build time
> dependencies specified with PROVIDES and DEPENDS, and do not apply to
> runtime dependencies specified with RPROVIDES and RDEPENDS.
>
> Signed-off-by: Joshua Watt <Joshua.Watt@garmin.com>

thanks. Pulled into the sphinx branch. It will be included in the next
release, once we merge in master.

> ---
>  documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst | 6 ++++++
>  1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)
>
> diff --git a/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst b/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
> index c9b8a834c..a54379fef 100644
> --- a/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
> +++ b/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-common-tasks.rst
> @@ -2000,6 +2000,12 @@ The following lists specific examples of virtual providers:
>
>  -  ``virtual/libgles2``: Provides ``glesv2.pc`` (i.e. libGLESv2).
>
> +.. note::
> +
> +   Virtual providers only apply to build time dependencies specified with
> +   :term:`PROVIDES` and :term:`DEPENDS`. They do not apply to runtime
> +   dependencies specified with :term:`RPROVIDES` and :term:`RDEPENDS`.
> +
>  Properly Versioning Pre-Release Recipes
>  ---------------------------------------
>
> --
> 2.28.0
>
>
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