problem with linaro-media-create
shawn.guo at freescale.com
Sun Mar 6 13:51:00 UTC 2011
On Fri, Mar 04, 2011 at 12:03:51PM +0000, Dave Martin wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 8:09 AM, Spring Zhang <spring.zhang at linaro.org> wrote:
> > On 9 February 2011 04:16, Steve Langasek <steve.langasek at linaro.org> wrote:
> >> Hi Aneesh,
> >> On Tue, Feb 08, 2011 at 05:43:39PM +0530, Aneesh V wrote:
> >> > On Monday 07 February 2011 11:07 PM, Steve Langasek wrote:
> >> > >On Mon, Feb 07, 2011 at 03:59:06PM +0100, Alexander Sack wrote:
> >> > >>Since we only really support developer platform hosts with the tools
> >> > >>ppa enabled, could we improve l-m-c to print a warning if that ppa
> >> > >>isn't enabled?
> >> > >>The other idea I had was to include the working qemu-arm-static in
> >> > >>the tarball releases ... in that way things might even work on
> >> > >>non-ubuntu platform.
> >> > >Well, given that Aneesh's original message mentioned he was downloading
> >> > >l-i-t directly from launchpad, my first thought was that he indeed
> >> > > wasn't
> >> > >running Ubuntu on the desktop. Aneesh, was this the case? What are
> >> > > you
> >> > >running on your desktop (distro, version)?
> >> > I am running Ubuntu Maverick on my desktop. However apt-get didn't work
> >> > for linaro-image-tools. I got this message:
> >> > E: Couldn't find package linaro-image-tools
> >> > So, I downloaded it from launchpad as mentioned in the wiki.
> >> Ok. Which wiki page did you look at? We should be directing maverick
> >> users
> >> to enable the linaro-maintainers/tools ppa, which includes both the
> >> linaro-image-tools and qemu-linaro packages.
> > I can find linaro-image-tools, but no qemu-linaro on maverick, and I added
> > PPA.
> >> https://wiki.linaro.org/Releases/DailyBuilds#On%20Ubuntu%2010.10
> >> Is there another wiki page with conflicting instructions that we need to
> >> clean up? Or did you read this and go for the download instead of the ppa
> >> (in which case we should clarify the text to direct people to the ppa more
> >> strongly)?
> Adding the PPA should achieve the necessary thing.
> qemu-linaro is the name of the source package: the generated binary
> packages you need are called qemu-kvm (from the main archive) and
> qemu-user-static (from the PPA). However, the dependencies for
> linaro-image-tools should pull these in automatically.
> What's the exact problem you're seeing when trying to install?
I'm not sure what the Spring's is, but here is mine.
$ linaro-media-create --rootfs ext3 --mmc /dev/sdb --binary linaro-n-developer-tar-20110302-0.tar.gz --hwpack hwpack_linaro-imx51_20110302-0_armel_unsupported.tar.gz --dev mx51evk
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/linaro-media-create", line 109, in <module>
if not confirm_device_selection_and_ensure_it_is_ready(args.device):
File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/linaro_media_create/check_device.py", line 122, in confirm_device_selection_and_ensure_it_is_ready
File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/linaro_media_create/check_device.py", line 58, in _does_device_exist
bus, udisks = _get_system_bus_and_udisks_iface()
File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/linaro_media_create/check_device.py", line 34, in _get_system_bus_and_udisks_iface
File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/dbus/bus.py", line 244, in get_object
File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/dbus/proxies.py", line 241, in __init__
self._named_service = conn.activate_name_owner(bus_name)
File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/dbus/bus.py", line 183, in activate_name_owner
File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/dbus/bus.py", line 281, in start_service_by_name
'su', (bus_name, flags)))
File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/dbus/connection.py", line 620, in call_blocking
dbus.exceptions.DBusException: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.ServiceUnknown: The name org.freedesktop.UDisks was not provided by any .service files
> What output do you get from apt-cache policy linaro-image-tools ?
$ apt-cache policy linaro-image-tools
*** 0.4.3-0ubuntu2~linaro1 0
500 http://ppa.launchpad.net/linaro-maintainers/tools/ubuntu/ maverick/main amd64 Packages
500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ maverick-updates/universe amd64 Packages
500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ maverick/universe amd64 Packages
And I'm running Maverick server edition on a 'AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2
Dual Core Processor 3800+'.
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