How to Handle Dependencies Correctly

Marcin Juszkiewicz openembedded at
Thu Aug 30 13:30:41 CEST 2007

Dnia czwartek, 30 sierpnia 2007, Jeff Rush napisał:
> I'm enabling new packages for an image but have a bit of a puzzle.  I
> add a new package to build/conf/local.conf:
>   DISTRO_EXTRA_RDEPENDS += "python-pybluez"
> and when I do a:
>    make rebuild-package-task-base
>    make openmoko-devel-image
> it fails with a note about not being able to satisfy the dependency on
> "python-pybluez".  However, if I then do:
>    make build-package-python-pybluez
>    make openmoko-devel-image
> it builds fine.  How do I make OE satisfy this dependency itself?

It is simple. Rebuild task does not care about deps.

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