Re: [PATCH 3/4] Add support for producing disks with (optional) extra variants.
On Friday 07 August 2009, Ian Campbell wrote:
> This patch just adds the generic support code:
> * CONF.sh: Add $(VARIANTS) configuration variable.
> * eash-build.sh: Add command line parameter to enable variants.
> * Makefile: Define VARIANT_xxx when preprocessing package list.
> * boot/?/common.sh: Add a function for checking if a variant is enabled.
> * generate_di_list: Allow variant overrides in udeb exclusion list.
It would be nice to have the variants functionality documented a bit,
especially as it adds syntax extentions in various existing files.
Given the already fragmented state of the documentation, a separate
document in the docs directory probably makes most sense.