[06/16] sphinx: brief-yoctoprojectqs: add note on branch consistency between layers

Submitted by Quentin Schulz on Sept. 16, 2020, 11:58 p.m. | Patch ID: 176579

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Message ID 20200916235906.243174-6-foss@0leil.net
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Quentin Schulz Sept. 16, 2020, 11:58 p.m.
Signed-off-by: Quentin Schulz <foss@0leil.net>
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 documentation/brief-yoctoprojectqs/brief-yoctoprojectqs.rst | 6 ++++++
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

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diff --git a/documentation/brief-yoctoprojectqs/brief-yoctoprojectqs.rst b/documentation/brief-yoctoprojectqs/brief-yoctoprojectqs.rst
index 40f9587f3..08d49d1e2 100644
--- a/documentation/brief-yoctoprojectqs/brief-yoctoprojectqs.rst
+++ b/documentation/brief-yoctoprojectqs/brief-yoctoprojectqs.rst
@@ -308,6 +308,12 @@  Follow these steps to add a hardware layer:
    host as ``meta-altera`` and contains all the metadata needed to
    support hardware from Altera, which is owned by Intel.
 
+   .. note::
+
+      It is recommended for layers to have a branch per Yocto Project release.
+      Please make sure to checkout the layer branch supporting the Yocto Project
+      release you're using.
+
 #. **Change the Configuration to Build for a Specific Machine:** The
    :term:`MACHINE` variable in the
    ``local.conf`` file specifies the machine for the build. For this