Re: [powermac] installation report gluck image from october 31
On Sat, Nov 01, 2003 at 04:51:24PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 01, 2003 at 02:59:38PM +0000, Richard Hirst wrote:
> > On Sat, Nov 01, 2003 at 02:18:45AM +0100, Arnaud Vandyck wrote:
> > > Hi all!
> > >
> > > Many progress! Many thanks for the good job.
> > >
> > > Now the problems I faced:
> > >
> > > - debootstrap stopped with error code 127. I read the
> > > /target/var/log/debootstrap.log:
> > > ln: /target/usr/bin/awk: File exists
> > >
> > > So I deleted the symlink in a shell (I cannot go to another console :(),
> > > then exit and re-run install the base system. A lot of packages seem to
> > > have been installed but I got a debootstrap error code 1. In the log:
> > > Errors were encountered while processing:
> > > amiga-fdisk
> > You need to look farther back in the log to see what the problem was
> > processing amiga-fdisk. It's likely your install used a version of
> > debootstrap that doesn't install libreadline4, which amiga-fdisk needs.
> > libreadline4 was removed from debootstrap in a recent version, breaking
> > m68k (since fixed, except libreadline4 is now included twice in sarge)
> > and ia64 (bug filed). It seems it broke powerpc as well.
> BTW, there is a libreadline-less version of amiga-fdisk, called
> amiga-fdisk-bf. Maybe it is this one that needs to be used here ?
We're not trying to use amiga-fdisk at this point; debootstrap is trying
to install the base system on to the target filesystem. It would seem
odd to me if the target system ended up with amiga-fdisk-bf installed
rather than the full package.