Changeset dc234b5 in rtems-docs for user/start/releases.rst


Ignore:
Timestamp:
03/23/16 02:57:56 (7 years ago)
Author:
Chris Johns <chrisj@…>
Branches:
4.11, 5, am, master
Children:
6958370
Parents:
c075916
git-author:
Chris Johns <chrisj@…> (03/23/16 02:57:56)
git-committer:
Amar Takhar <verm@…> (05/03/16 00:51:27)
Message:

Corrections from a review.

File:
1 edited

Legend:

Unmodified
Added
Removed
  • user/start/releases.rst

    rc075916 rdc234b5  
    2626use a home directory, :ref:`development-version` has more details about
    2727this. If building on Windows use :file:`/c/opt/rtems` to keep the top level
    28 paths as sohrt as possible. :ref:`microsoft-windows-installation` provides more
     28paths as short as possible. :ref:`microsoft-windows-installation` provides more
    2929detail about path lengths on Windows.
    3030
    31 The location used to install the tools and kernel is called the `prefix`. It is
    32 best to have a `prefix` for each different version of RTEMS you are using. If
    33 you are using RTEMS 4.11 in production it is not a good to install a
    34 development version of 4.12 over the top. A separate `prefix` for each version
    35 avoids this.
     31The location used to install the tools and kernel is called the
     32`prefix`. :ref:`prefixes` explains prefixes and how to use them. It is best to
     33have a `prefix` for each different version of RTEMS you are using. If you are
     34using RTEMS 4.11 in production it is not a good to install a development
     35version of 4.12 over the top. A separate `prefix` for each version avoids this.
    3636
    3737Releases download all source packages from the RTEMS FTP server. Hosting all
     
    4242.. note:: **Controlling the RTEMS Kernel Build**
    4343
    44    The RTEMS kernel is built by default for releases. To not build the RTEMS
     44   Building releases by default builds the RTEMS kernel. To not build the RTEMS
    4545   kernel add the ``--without-rtems`` option to the RSB command line.
    4646
    4747   By default all the BSPs for an architecture are built. If you only wish to
    48    have a specific BSP build you can specify the BSP list by providing to the
     48   have a specific BSP built you can specify the BSP list by providing to the
    4949   RSB the option ``--with-rtemsbsp``. For example to build two BSPs for the
    50    SPARC architecture you can supply ``--with-rtemsbsp="erc32 sis"``.
     50   SPARC architecture you can supply ``--with-rtemsbsp="erc32 sis"``. This can
     51   speed the build time up for some architectures that have a lot of BSPs.
    5152
    5253This procedure will build a SPARC tool chain.
Note: See TracChangeset for help on using the changeset viewer.