[v1,2/5] syslinux: Remove bootimg dependency for aarch64

Message ID 1425925876-9663-3-git-send-email-naresh.bhat@linaro.org
State New
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naresh.bhat@linaro.org March 9, 2015, 6:31 p.m.
Remove the bootimg dependency as syslinux for aarch64. The reasons to skip the syslinux package
- syslinux package contains x86 assembly code. Hence compilation errors on aarch64.
- There is no BIOS on aarch64 to answer syscalls.

Signed-off-by: Naresh Bhat <naresh.bhat@linaro.org>
---
 meta/classes/syslinux.bbclass |   11 ++++++++++-
 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

Patch

diff --git a/meta/classes/syslinux.bbclass b/meta/classes/syslinux.bbclass
index d6498d9..2efb764 100644
--- a/meta/classes/syslinux.bbclass
+++ b/meta/classes/syslinux.bbclass
@@ -17,7 +17,16 @@ 
 # ${SYSLINUX_SERIAL_TTY} - Set alternate console=tty... kernel boot argument
 # ${SYSLINUX_KERNEL_ARGS} - Add additional kernel arguments
 
-do_bootimg[depends] += "${MLPREFIX}syslinux:do_populate_sysroot \
+def boot_image_depends(bb, d):
+         import re
+         deps = bb.data.getVar('TARGET_PREFIX', d, True)
+         if re.search("(x86_64|i.86).*",deps):
+                 return "${MLPREFIX}syslinux"
+         if re.search("aarch64",deps):
+                 return ""
+RDEPENDS = "${@boot_image_depends(bb, d)}"
+
+do_bootimg[depends] += "${RDEPENDS}:do_populate_sysroot \
                         syslinux-native:do_populate_sysroot"
 
 SYSLINUXCFG  = "${S}/syslinux.cfg"