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Re: Custom build of OpenSlug

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  • Daniel Berenguer
    Good point Rod! I really like the idea of creating the new image from the NSLU2. Have you got any idea of which packages could I remove? Thanks again, Daniel.
    Message 1 of 3 , Jul 15 6:36 AM
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      Good point Rod!

      I really like the idea of creating the new image from the NSLU2.

      Have you got any idea of which packages could I remove?

      Thanks again,

      Daniel.

      --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, Rod Whitby <rod@...> wrote:
      >
      > Here's an idea:
      >
      > 1) Install standard OpenSlug
      > 2) ipkg remove what you don't want
      > 3) ipkg install what you want
      > 4) cat /dev/mtdblock* > new-image.bin
      >
      > Then you have your custom image, ready to install on another device.
      >
      > If you really do want to build a custom image from source, then you will
      > want to be building SlugOS 4.x (cause we don't support the building of
      > earlier versions), and you will want to look in tasks/task-slugos.bb and
      > images/slugos-image.bb ...
      >
      > -- Rod
      >
      > Daniel Berenguer wrote:
      > > Hi all!
      > >
      > > I'm very excited thinking about the possibility of customizing my
      > > openslug build. I'd like to customize it as follows:
      > >
      > > Add boa webserver
      > > Add vsftpd ftp server
      > > Add PHP
      > > Add Perl
      > > Add SQLite
      > >
      > > Keep the access to USB drives (HDD and pendrives)
      > >
      > > Remove any other functionality not necessary for my application.
      > >
      > > I'd like the build to include these changes as I don't want to
      > > manually install/remove packages from the standard build. However, I
      > > know that maybe I won't be able to place all this into the internal
      > > flash due to the lack of place.
      > >
      > > My questions are:
      > >
      > > Where is local.conf? Should I create my own local.conf file from
      > > /openembedded/conf/local.conf.sample? openembedded.org seems to point
      > > to this direction.
      > >
      > > Where should I place this new local.conf file?
      > >
      > > How can I remove any package from local.conf?
      > >
      > > Which packages could I remove to save place in the internal flash?
      > >
      > > Thanks in advance,
      > >
      > > Daniel.
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Yahoo! Groups Links
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
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