[PATCH 1/2] user: Spell out third-party
sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Thu Jan 24 06:30:00 UTC 2019
On 24/01/2019 03:45, Joel Sherrill wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 23, 2019, 7:36 PM Chris Johns <chrisj at rtems.org
> <mailto:chrisj at rtems.org> wrote:
> On 23/1/19 8:42 pm, Sebastian Huber wrote:
> > ---
> > user/exe/executables.rst | 8 ++++----
> > user/hosts/macos.rst | 4 ++--
> > user/hosts/windows.rst | 4 ++--
> > user/installation/releases.rst | 2 +-
> > user/overview/index.rst | 2 +-
> > user/rsb/third-party-packages.rst | 12 ++++++------
> > user/rsb/why-build-from-source.rst | 2 +-
> > user/start/index.rst | 2 +-
> > user/tools/index.rst | 2 +-
> > user/tracing/index.rst | 2 +-
> > 10 files changed, 20 insertions(+), 20 deletions(-)
> FYI Joel and I have revisited the definition of 3rd party packages
> deciding what
> we have is not right or clear defined.
> Joel's view which he told me while he was driving and I hope I got
> correct is:
> 1. There are packages we develop and maintain, mostly in the RTEMS
> 2. There are packages we have brought in that we maintain, for
> example libbsd,
> c11 support, etc. These packages include the ones we build via the
> RSB. We
> attempt to make sure they build on all BSPs but there can be limits.
> 3. External 3rd party packages, cFS/cFE, EPICS, YAFFS and Qt are
> all examples.
> This needs to be explained better in the documentation and the
> excessive use of
> third-party needs to be changed.
> Third party is something the project does not directly maintain or
> Libbsd is not third party. The code largely comes from somewhere else
> but as a package, it is owned by the project.
> It us third party in the same sense as the legal definition of being
> independent of the main parties.
Yes, this makes sense, but this patch is a spell change. I would like to
use the wording in Wikepedia
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