Patchwork [for-2012.11,4/4] manual: restructure 'Adding packages' chapter

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Submitter Arnout Vandecappelle
Date Nov. 27, 2012, 8:30 a.m.
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Arnout Vandecappelle - Nov. 27, 2012, 8:30 a.m.
From: "Arnout Vandecappelle (Essensium/Mind)" <>

The depends-on-vs-select part of the manual really deserves its own
section title (especially because it is referred to and the xref gets
a 'sinpara' in PDF if the section doesn't have a title). So restructure
the surrounding sections to reduce the section nesting depth.

Signed-off-by: Arnout Vandecappelle (Essensium/Mind) <>
 docs/manual/adding-packages-directory.txt |    7 +++++--
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)


diff --git a/docs/manual/adding-packages-directory.txt b/docs/manual/adding-packages-directory.txt
index f271e59..9ee0276 100644
--- a/docs/manual/adding-packages-directory.txt
+++ b/docs/manual/adding-packages-directory.txt
@@ -13,7 +13,7 @@  New subdirectories are discouraged, however. file
 Then, create a file named This file will contain the
 option descriptions related to our +libfoo+ software that will be used
@@ -51,6 +51,9 @@  source "package/libfoo/"
+Choosing +depends on+ or +select+
 The file of your package must also ensure that
 dependencies are enabled. Typically, Buildroot uses the following
@@ -164,7 +167,7 @@  Further formatting details: see xref:writing-rules-config-in[the
 coding style].
 The file
 Finally, here's the hardest part. Create a file named It
 describes how the package should be downloaded, configured, built,