Risto H. Kurppa schrieb: > (cc:d the authors of some broken packages I was able to extract the > e-mail address from..) > > Hi! > > If you have packaged some of the apps listed below, I just want to let > you know that the package in opkg.org is broken and not recognized as > an installable file > (to try this, download the packages from opkg.org and run file > package.ipk - it should return Debian Binary but for the ones listed > below, it returns data/empty or gzip) > > So please check that your local package returns debian binary and then > upload it again to opkg.org. The file need to have a control file in > it to work in the opkg.org repository opkg.org/packages > > Packaging instructions can be found at > http://cc.oulu.fi/~rantalai/freerunner/packaging/ > > Thanks! > > r > > On Sun, Mar 8, 2009 at 3:30 PM, Risto H. Kurppa <ri...@kurppa.fi> wrote: > >> DATA >> gpssight_0.8.4_freerunner.armv4t.ipk >> >> EMPTY >> sortdesk_1.2_armv4t.ipk >> jdd_0.1_all.ipk >> usbmode_0.1_armv4t.ipk >> accel-rotate_0.41_armv4t.ipk >> 0_multitap-pad_0.1_armv4t.ipk >> omview_r32_armv4t.ipk >> deforaos-player_0.1.0_armv4t.ipk >> illume-keyboards-ru_0.2_om-gta02.ipk >> >> GZIP >> yphonekitd_0.4.3_any.ipk >> zomg_0.0.6-r2_armv4t.ipk >> mbac_0.3_all.ipk >> ylock_0.2_all.ipk >> mofi_0.02_armv4t.ipk >> illume-keyboards-norwegian-no_0.1_all.ipk >> efplayer_0.3_arm.ipk >> playstankontakarta_0.4_any.ipk >> osmupdater_0.4_any.ipk >> voicenote_0.3_arm.ipk >> mokocard_0.1_all.ipk >> mokoconv_0.1_all.ipk >> shortom_0.2_all.ipk >> >> So things seem to fail because: >> - Empty file is an empty file, not much to discuss about that. Only >> need to find out the reason for that: did the authors really upload an >> empty package or did the upload fail but an empty file was created? >> >> - ar isn't able to extract gzip files so all files recognized as gzip >> will not get listed properly in the Packages file. Again the reason >> for the wrong file type should be found: did the packages package it >> wrong or did the type/mime/something get corrupted along the way, >> during the upload or on the server? >> > > > > i finally found out whi it happened: rule of thumb: never build ipks using busybox (i built the latest version directly on my neo. bad idea!
thx for the info, will befixed a soon as my box is working again. _______________________________________________ Openmoko community mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community