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authordir <dir@ableton.com>2017-08-01 14:21:27 (GMT)
committerdir <dir@ableton.com>2017-11-20 17:42:54 (GMT)
commit4f64194c550fb463a73d6e328c8e7a49377c7faf (patch)
treeed6ced36ba70a54e12277298f9697aa7b2cce896 /docs
parent23e23bd8162d96cdd35e055d63154accd0e062b1 (diff)
Add ADK_CUSTOM_TASKS_DIR variable to point to external tasks
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-rw-r--r--docs/common-usage.txt5
-rw-r--r--docs/using.txt4
2 files changed, 6 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/docs/common-usage.txt b/docs/common-usage.txt
index 4f41e8a..651b3bc 100644
--- a/docs/common-usage.txt
+++ b/docs/common-usage.txt
@@ -69,12 +69,14 @@ Environment variables
OpenADK also honors some environment variables, when they are passed
to +make+.
-* +ADK_APPLIANCE+, the appliance task you want to build
+* +ADK_APPLIANCE+, the appliance task you want to build
+* +ADK_CUSTOM_TASKS_DIR+, extra directory to fetch tasks from
* +ADK_TARGET_ARCH+, the architecture of the target system
* +ADK_TARGET_SYSTEM+, the embedded target system name
* +ADK_TARGET_LIBC+, the C library for the target system
* +ADK_VERBOSE+, verbose build, when set to 1
+
An example that creates a configuration file for Raspberry PI with all
software packages enabled, but not included in the resulting firmware image:
@@ -84,4 +86,3 @@ software packages enabled, but not included in the resulting firmware image:
This is often used in the development process of a target system, to verify that
all packages are compilable.
-
diff --git a/docs/using.txt b/docs/using.txt
index d45baba..96642f8 100644
--- a/docs/using.txt
+++ b/docs/using.txt
@@ -35,7 +35,9 @@ image::openadk-task.png[]
If you want to compile some predefined appliance tasks, you can select it in +Tasks+.
You can later simply add your own tasks, which is a collection of options, packages,
-kernel modules or features, runtime configuration and more.
+kernel modules or features, runtime configuration and more. They can either be placed
+inside the +tasks+ directory or in your own custom directory that you pass via
++ADK_CUSTOM_TASKS_DIR+ to make.
When you are ready exit and save. You can always redefine the
configuration using +make menuconfig+.