Common mistakes in a recipe
Revision as of 13:24, 16 May 2009 by Laibsch (What not to do in a recipe moved to Common mistakes in a recipe)
This page should list common (!) mistakes when defining a recipe. a link or one sentence explaining what the problem is are a bonus. But keep it short!
- do not use "libiconv" in (R)DEPEND, use "virtual/libiconv" instead. You risk a corrupted TMPDIR and need to restart from scratch.
- never use RDEPENDS to drag kernel modules into an image, use RRECOMMENDS instead