I noticed the ‘make flash’ recompiles everything before flashing. What’s the reason behind this?
I’m working with some packages that require some time to configure/compile, and everytime I run ‘flash’ I have to wait the whole process to finish. I cannot even flash 2 boards at the same time because the compile process is concurrent.
As always, any ideas would be appreciated
In general this should not be the case. I'd imagine one of the packages messes up the build system's dependencies. Hard to say without seeing the project.
I remember that (years ago) I thought that this would be a bad idea, but got
Probably the newbie friendlyness is to be blamed...
Anyhow, I have a branch for on-hardware CI testing, where I've added another flash target that doesn't have the dependency. Find the commit here .