[bitbake-devel] fetch2/local: Improve handling of wildcard matches

Submitted by Richard Purdie on Nov. 22, 2012, 9:40 p.m. | Patch ID: 39513


Message ID 1353620418.10459.63.camel@ted
State New
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Richard Purdie Nov. 22, 2012, 9:40 p.m.
Currently wildcard matches end up working by FILESDIR being defined
in the metadata to a default of "." in FILESPATH which is hacky at best.

This patch adds the behaviour into the fetcher so its at least slightly
more explicit.

Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>

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diff --git a/bitbake/lib/bb/fetch2/local.py b/bitbake/lib/bb/fetch2/local.py
index 690532d..7ea2f3b 100644
--- a/bitbake/lib/bb/fetch2/local.py
+++ b/bitbake/lib/bb/fetch2/local.py
@@ -62,7 +62,12 @@  class Local(FetchMethod):
                 if filesdir:
                     logger.debug(2, "Searching for %s in path: %s" % (path, filesdir))
                     newpath = os.path.join(filesdir, path)
-            if not os.path.exists(newpath) and path.find("*") == -1:
+            if not newpath or not os.path.exists(newpath) and path.find("*") != -1:
+                # For expressions using '*', best we can do is take the first directory in FILESPATH that exists
+                newpath = bb.utils.which(filespath, ".")
+                logger.debug(2, "Searching for %s in path: %s" % (path, newpath))
+                return newpath
+            if not os.path.exists(newpath):
                 dldirfile = os.path.join(d.getVar("DL_DIR", True), path)
                 logger.debug(2, "Defaulting to %s for %s" % (dldirfile, path))