howto: making ipk/opk
freerunner at newkirk.us
Sat Feb 28 06:12:19 CET 2009
On Fri, 27 Feb 2009 23:32:49 +0200
Aapo Rantalainen <aapo.rantalainen at gmail.com> wrote:
> A) There are many broken packages on opkg.org. They can be downloaded
> and installed and they work. But adding opkg.org repository and
> installing packages from repository cause Segmentation Faults and Not
> found errors (opkg error -2).
I'm getting these with the FSO-M5 repo right now.
> B) People has made cool little scripts and python-things, but they
> can't release them because packaging is so mysterious.
> I want share to you one simple way to make package.
> Read full text:
> Make directory and file-structure under it.
> Put things in CONTROL/control
> Use ipkg-buildpackage-script (v 1.1 2001/07/26) by Oliver Kurth
> -Aapo Rantalainen
> P.S. If you know some other easy way to make ipk/opk please share it
> with us.
What's wrong with good old 'ipkg-build'? Script included in your path
if using the toolchain, under /usr/local/openmoko/arm/bin.
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