Michael 'Mickey' Lauer
mickey at openmoko.org
Mon Jul 14 22:12:16 CEST 2008
Am Montag 14 Juli 2008 20:30:43 schrieb Jim Morris:
> Michael 'Mickey' Lauer wrote:
> > (Note: taking the mailing list back into the loop)
> > Am Montag 14 Juli 2008 05:53:05 schrieb Jim Morris:
> >> Michael 'Mickey' Lauer wrote:
> >>> Am Montag 14 Juli 2008 02:07:40 schrieb Jim Morris:
> >>>> Thanks I have, I'm new to this so I wasn't even aware of what is OE
> >>>> and what is OM. Is there a wiki page explaining that?
> >>> Yes, please see the wiki page called 'OpenEmbedded'. In a nutshell, OE
> >>> is a distribution buildkit, Om is a distribution built with
> >>> OpenEmbedded.
> >>> :M:
> >> Ok thanks, actually what I meant was is there something that says what
> >> is the domain of OE (ie in this case ruby), and what is the domain of OM
> >> (I presume most of the applications).
> > Every recipe is in OpenEmbedded, but Openmoko maintains the OpenEmbedded
> > recipes for their own applications.
> >> When you build things like ruby, do I use mokomakefile or bitbake?
> > I use BitBake, since I'm a) one of the founders of OpenEmbedded and b)
> > work on customizing distributions. You should perhaps use the makefile
> > unless you're into customizing the distribution.
> Ok Thanks that is useful info. I played with bitbake for about 4 hours, and
> it fails to build several of the tools.
Please report this to the OE bugzilla. The OE team wants it to work.
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