[Build,App,RFC,0/5] Review Request for Build Appliance

Submitted by Saul Wold on March 26, 2012, 6:47 a.m. | Patch ID: 24507


Message ID cover.1332744104.git.sgw@linux.intel.com
State New
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git://git.openembedded.org/openembedded-core-contrib sgw/self

Commit Message

Saul Wold March 26, 2012, 6:47 a.m.

This is an updated set of changes for the Build Appliance to use
directdisk.  I am submitting this even as I am finding out that
there is an issue with genext2fs building Large FS Size (5GB and

The other option is to add a newer version of dosfstools, which is
not fully vetted yet, but may allow us to use bootimg instead of 

Please review and comment the builder, image-vmdk and boot-directdisk
patches ready to go, the VMDK, update for directdisk is questionable
until we can solve the large image issues.


The following changes since commit 647595821870693186c9ecad1bdfa12fe4ea334d:

  core-image-minimal-mtdutils.bb: Simple DESCRIPTION grammar fix. (2012-03-25 12:27:38 +0100)

are available in the git repository at:
  git://git.openembedded.org/openembedded-core-contrib sgw/self

Dexuan Cui (1):
  self-hosted-image: pre-populate the builder user with poky source

Saul Wold (4):
  image-vmdk: Add symbolic link
  boot-directdisk: Fix Block Calcuation
  vmdk: Update for direstdisk
  builder: Enable auto starting of Hob

 meta/classes/boot-directdisk.bbclass               |   19 ++++++---
 meta/classes/image-vmdk.bbclass                    |   17 +++++++-
 meta/recipes-core/images/self-hosted-image.bb      |   41 +++++++++++++++++++-
 meta/recipes-graphics/builder/builder_0.1.bb       |    2 +-
 .../builder/files/builder_hob_start.sh             |   10 +++-
 5 files changed, 74 insertions(+), 15 deletions(-)