[OE-core] [bitbake-devel] difference between DEPLOYDIR vs D

Christopher Larson kergoth at gmail.com
Thu Nov 15 01:59:07 UTC 2018

IIrc DEPLOYDIR contents get copied to DEPLOY_DIR by sstate for the
do_deploy task. I.e. tmp/deploy/. This is independent of packaging.

On Wed, Nov 14, 2018 at 5:38 PM Davis Roman <davis.roman84 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm trying to understand the correlation between the $DEPLOYDIR and $D
> variables.
> They both seem very similar.
> Do files from DEPLOYDIR eventually get copied to D in order to finally
> make its way into the final package?
> If so, why bother with  DEPLOYDIR and instead just copy straight into D?
> Thank you,
> Davis
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Christopher Larson
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Founder - BitBake, OpenEmbedded, OpenZaurus
Senior Software Engineer, Mentor Graphics
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