@@ -654,6 +654,8 @@ help:
@echo ' all - make world'
+ @echo ' <package>-rebuild - force recompile <package>'
+ @echo ' <package>-reconfigure - force reconfigure <package>'
@echo ' menuconfig - interactive curses-based configurator'
@@ -15,6 +15,10 @@ The easiest way to rebuild a single package from scratch is to remove
its build directory in +output/build+. Buildroot will then re-extract,
re-configure, re-compile and re-install this package from scratch.
+For convenience, most packages support the special make targets
+<package>-reconfigure and <package>-rebuild to repeat the configure
+and build steps.
However, if you don't want to rebuild the package completely from
scratch, a better understanding of the Buildroot internals is
needed. Internally, to keep track of which steps have been done and