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authorPaul Eggleton <>2011-12-14 09:16:29 +0000
committerRichard Purdie <>2012-01-05 11:24:01 +0000
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README: add short description of OE-Core
(From OE-Core rev: 5ebaabe8ed518b92515ab74963a4849410be44aa) Signed-off-by: Paul Eggleton <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
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@@ -20,6 +20,10 @@ The Yocto Project has extensive documentation about the system including a
reference manual which can be found at:
-For information about OpenEmbedded see their website:
+OpenEmbedded-Core is a layer containing the core metadata for current versions
+of OpenEmbedded. It is distro-less (can build a functional image with
+DISTRO = "") and contains only emulated machine support.
+For information about OpenEmbedded, see the OpenEmbedded website:
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