Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-05-05 Thread Rask Ingemann Lambertsen
On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 10:16:06PM -0400, Stefan Monnier wrote: When installing opk/ipk packages from e.g. http://www.opkg.org/, there will be problems with unmet dependencies because Debian uses other package names for some of the packages providing the dependencies. I've created a few

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-15 Thread arne anka
maybe it would be easier... or maybe not... opkg and deb packages are similar, so it would be nice to have a cross-tool. As you can see debian packaging some times is slow... that's why sometimes it may be useful to test opkg apps directly. (and after all.. linux is choice, isn't it?) nobody

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-14 Thread Timo Juhani Lindfors
Stefan Monnier monn...@iro.umontreal.ca writes: Well, since [io]pkgs can be found in all kinds of places, it would definitely be preferable to just be able to install [io]pkgs directly Yep but then apt-get --build source does not work. ___ Openmoko

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-13 Thread kimaidou
Hi list I think also it would be easier and much better to create deb packages. I think the opkg.org website is a very good portal for the dynamism of the community. Why not: * modifiy opkg.org so that for each software, we have 2 text boxes on the right side (where you copy.cut the installation

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-13 Thread Davide Scaini
maybe it would be easier... or maybe not... opkg and deb packages are similar, so it would be nice to have a cross-tool. As you can see debian packaging some times is slow... that's why sometimes it may be useful to test opkg apps directly. (and after all.. linux is choice, isn't it?) If you want

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-13 Thread Stefan Monnier
Nice it would be grat in future if we (debian users) could just add opkg repos as deb ones... maybe with different priority... it may be difficult and risky, but indeed useful! Wouldn't it be much easier to just create real debian packages? Well, since [io]pkgs can be found in all kinds of

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-12 Thread Rask Ingemann Lambertsen
On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 08:00:51PM +0100, Davide Scaini wrote: Nice it would be grat in future if we (debian users) could just add opkg repos as deb ones... maybe with different priority... it may be difficult and risky, but indeed useful! d Once the Packages.gz on opkg.org is fixed, this

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-12 Thread Timo Juhani Lindfors
Rask Ingemann Lambertsen r...@sygehus.dk writes: Nice it would be grat in future if we (debian users) could just add opkg repos as deb ones... maybe with different priority... it may be difficult and risky, but indeed useful! Wouldn't it be much easier to just create real debian packages? If

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-11 Thread Davide Scaini
Nice it would be grat in future if we (debian users) could just add opkg repos as deb ones... maybe with different priority... it may be difficult and risky, but indeed useful! d On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 11:56 AM, Rask Ingemann Lambertsen r...@sygehus.dkwrote: When installing opk/ipk packages

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-11 Thread Stefan Monnier
Rask == Rask Ingemann Lambertsen r...@sygehus.dk writes: When installing opk/ipk packages from e.g. http://www.opkg.org/, there will be problems with unmet dependencies because Debian uses other package names for some of the packages providing the dependencies. I've created a few small

Re: [debian] Installing *.ipk/*.opk part 1: Dependencies

2009-03-11 Thread Stefan Monnier
When installing opk/ipk packages from e.g. http://www.opkg.org/, there will be problems with unmet dependencies because Debian uses other package names for some of the packages providing the dependencies. I've created a few small packages which create a mapping of the package names so tricks