O'Reilly logo

Using Yocto Project with BeagleBone Black by H M Irfan Sadiq

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

BitBake options

BitBake also follows the standard of the -h or --help option. So, anytime, we can list all the available options by running BitBake with any of these options. Thus, we won't get into their details. We will try to discuss only those options that we will encounter most, or we need the most. Another standard or generic option is to get the --version version of BitBake, which is also available. We used the simplest form of BitBake in the previous chapter to build our images:

$ bitbake core-image-sato

Here, core-image-sato was the name of the image recipe we were building.

The format of bitbake command as inferred from bitbake -h is as follows:

Usage: bitbake [options] [recipe name/target …]

In the preceding example, we did not provide ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required