[ARMedslack] Raspberry Pi summary of my first installation

Stuart Winter m-lists at biscuit.org.uk
Fri Sep 21 13:03:43 UTC 2012

> installed 4 packages on raspbian, cd /
> tar xvzf /mnt/armedslack/armedslack-current/slackware/a/pkgtools-*.tgz  ; sh
> ./install/doinst.sh ; rm -rf ./install
> tar xvzf /mnt/armedslack/armedslack-current/slackware/a/tar-*.tgz       ; sh
> ./install/doinst.sh ; rm -rf ./install tar xvzf
> /mnt/armedslack/armedslack-current/slackware/a/xz-*.tgz        ; sh
> ./install/doinst.sh ; rm -rf ./install
> tar xvzf /mnt/armedslack/armedslack-current/slackware/a/findutils-*.tgz ; sh
> ./install/doinst.sh ; rm -rf ./install export ROOT=/mnt/root

I'd add to this to install a/aaa_base first, then a/aaa_elflibs;
otherwise you might find some packages don't install properly because
a install/doinst.sh script refers to a directory on the
filesystem, but where the dir is not part of the package's tar archive
(it's a rarity but does happen).

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