dev-manual: stop mentioning nightly builds

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Series dev-manual: stop mentioning nightly builds | expand

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Michael Opdenacker Jan. 11, 2022, 11:07 a.m. UTC
While nightly builds are still run, they only produce
test files and reports. They are no longer a solution
to use the latest code.

Signed-off-by: Michael Opdenacker <>
 documentation/dev-manual/start.rst | 26 --------------------------
 1 file changed, 26 deletions(-)


diff --git a/documentation/dev-manual/start.rst b/documentation/dev-manual/start.rst
index 1ca25318cd..9c7dde8cf2 100644
--- a/documentation/dev-manual/start.rst
+++ b/documentation/dev-manual/start.rst
@@ -666,32 +666,6 @@  described in the ":ref:`dev-manual/start:accessing index of releases`" section.
    "DOWNLOADS" page, you can download tools or BSPs as well. Just scroll
    down the page and look for what you need.
-Accessing Nightly Builds
-Yocto Project maintains an area for nightly builds that contains tarball
-releases at These builds include Yocto
-Project releases ("poky"), toolchains, and builds for supported
-Should you ever want to access a nightly build of a particular Yocto
-Project component, use the following procedure:
-1. *Locate the Index of Nightly Builds:* Open a browser and go to
- to access the Nightly Builds.
-2. *Select a Date:* Click on the date in which you are interested. If
-   you want the latest builds, use "CURRENT".
-3. *Select a Build:* Choose the area in which you are interested. For
-   example, if you are looking for the most recent toolchains, select
-   the "toolchain" link.
-4. *Find the Tarball:* Drill down to find the associated tarball.
-5. *Download the Tarball:* Click the tarball to download and save a
-   snapshot of the given component.
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