lib/bb: more verbose error message

Message ID
State Accepted, archived
Commit e81b6ae61dd8b5d0f77146263d79dfe66c66b060
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Series lib/bb: more verbose error message | expand

Commit Message

Marta Rybczynska March 8, 2022, 9:07 a.m. UTC
From: Marta Rybczynska <>

The "Parsing halted due to errors" is shown when user has old-style
variables requiring renaming. Make it clear that it isn't an additional
error, but a result of earlier errors.

Signed-off-by: Marta Rybczynska <>
 lib/bb/ | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)


diff --git a/lib/bb/ b/lib/bb/
index 0133a327..6996e623 100644
--- a/lib/bb/
+++ b/lib/bb/
@@ -2168,7 +2168,7 @@  class CookerParser(object):
   , self.cfgdata)
-            bb.error("Parsing halted due to errors")
+            bb.error("Parsing halted due to errors, see error messages above")
         for process in self.processes: