Re: madplay on ARM926EJ-S versatile board
x86processor <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I am trying to install madplay_0.15.2b-3.1_arm.deb
> available from
> http://packages.debian.org/stable/sound/madplay on the
> ARM Versatile PB-ARM926EJ-S development board. The
> cramfs package is debian based.
Did you build the filesystem yourself or used the pre-built one
provided by ARM? The pre-built one doesn't have the dpkg database
initialised and this is why it fails.
You have other options: (1) you might already have madplay in the
pre-built filesystem, (2) extract it with 'dpkg -x' in the /tmp
directory on the platform and run it from there or (3) re-build the
cramfs filesystem with madplay extracted on your PC (with 'dpkg
-x'). There is another option - use a writable flash filesystem like