Re: build failure
On Wednesday 21 October 2009, Daniel Baumann wrote:
> Randy wrote:
> > I am trying to build a live-kiosk-cd per these instructions
> > http://jadoba.net/kiosks/firefox/
> rather than re-inventing the wheel, it would maybe make sense to use
> directly webconverger, or at least base your work on that. it's the
> leading state of the art and fully free live-distribution in that area.
I am not really after a kiosk. What I am really after is a very striped down
live-cd that only runs iceweasel w/ noscript and a couple of other very
usefull add-ons. It will be used only for online financial transactions.
> > I have made some changes because some of the lh_ options he uses don't
> > seam to work with the version I have installed. For instance his
> > --sections must be --categories to work with my setup.
> above howto dates back to 2007. live-helper has developed a bit since
> then... :)
figured that as the cause why some options had changed.
I recieved an off list email and the correspondant instructed me thus
LH_BOOTSTRAP_FLAVOUR="" in file bootstrap , and remove option
I ran $ lh_clean then $ nano bootstrap and set LH_BOOTSTRAP_FLAVOUR="" as
instructed and now the build seams to be working.
> > $ lh_config -d squeeze -a i386 -b iso --debconf-frontend dialog
> > --debconf- priority low --hostname Banker --username banker
> > --interactive shell -- bootloader syslinux --bootstrap-flavor minimal
> > --linux-flavours 686 --hooks "minimal kioskhook" --categories "main"
> note that squeeze will not boot unless you have live-initramfs 1.157.4-1
> (for iso), and not yet fixed for usb-hdd images.
> > until the libbz2-1.0... at witch point it returns
> > W: Failure while configuring base packages.
> 'lh config -d squeeze --packages libbz2-1.0 && lh build' works for me
> (using live-helper and live-initramfs snapshots).
> so, must be an error on your side. i suggest you follow the 'howto
> report bugs' guidelines outlined in the manual.
> > Where might I look for a log file? Or is that an lh_ option I have to
> > set on the command line?
> live-helper 1.x does by default not write to a log file.
How do I get it to write a log?
If it ain't broke tweek it