Patchwork [5,of,5,v3] infra: remove unused helper function pkgparentdir

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Submitter Thomas De Schampheleire
Date Feb. 5, 2014, 9:44 a.m.
Message ID <980a8e31ce0f4027a589.1391593444@argentina>
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Permalink /patch/316856/
State Accepted
Commit 582af5884ff98f292b4f15f8379e6bb9004f5c51
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Thomas De Schampheleire - Feb. 5, 2014, 9:44 a.m.
Thanks to the previous patches, no-one is using pkgparentdir anymore, so
remove it.

Signed-off-by: Thomas De Schampheleire <>

v3: rebase, update comment (Arnout)

 package/ |  5 +----
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)


diff --git a/package/ b/package/
--- a/package/
+++ b/package/
@@ -55,12 +55,9 @@  endef
 # Helper functions to determine the name of a package and its
 # directory from its makefile directory, using the $(MAKEFILE_LIST)
 # variable provided by make. This is used by the *TARGETS macros to
-# automagically find where the package is located. Note that the
-# pkgdir macro is carefully written to handle the case of the Linux
-# package, for which the package directory is an empty string.
+# automagically find where the package is located.
 pkgdir       = $(dir $(lastword $(MAKEFILE_LIST)))
 pkgname      = $(lastword $(subst /, ,$(pkgdir)))
-pkgparentdir = $(patsubst %$(pkgname)/,%,$(pkgdir))
 # Define extractors for different archive suffixes
 INFLATE.bz2  = $(BZCAT)