howto: making ipk/opk

Helge Hafting helge.hafting at
Mon Mar 2 12:12:17 CET 2009

Aapo Rantalainen wrote:
> A) There are many broken packages on They can be downloaded
> and installed and they work. But adding repository and
> installing packages from repository cause Segmentation Faults and Not
> found errors (opkg error -2).

That is an opkg bug, because opkg shouldn't crash just because it gets a
bad package. Instead, it ought to give an error message along the lines 
of "broken package".

Helge Hafting

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