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  • Mick K
    Ha! Let s hope there s more than just two persons running unslung! However, there seems to be not much development happening if I were to judge by the
    Message 1 of 11 , Jul 2, 2011
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      Ha! Let's hope there's more than just two persons running unslung! However, there seems to be not much development happening if I were to judge by the unavailability of modern kernels.

      What I had to do is investigate each error that I was getting and then visit the link with a browser to see what was now missing from that path.  It seems that some 'native' directories have been done away with and only the ../cross/ is left.

      So, I poked around in those directories and subdirectories on the repo server until I found some equivalent Packages.gz file and then used that path to modify my /etc/ipkg/*.conf entries:

      # ls -la /etc/ipkg/                 
      drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root         4096 Jun 21  2010 .
      drwxr-xr-x    7 root     root         4096 Jun 24 19:33 ..
      -rw-r--r--    1 root     root          162 Jan  1  1970 arch.conf
      -rw-r--r--    1 root     root           74 Jan  1  1970 cross-feed.conf
      -rw-r--r--    1 root     root           77 Jun 23 19:49 native-feed.conf
      -rw-r--r--    1 root     root           76 Jun 23 19:55 oe-feed.conf
      -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root           95 Jun 21  2010 optware-nslu2-cross-stable.conf
      -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root           98 Jun 23 19:45 optware-nslu2-native-stable.conf
      -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root          152 Jun  3  2010 unslung-cross.conf
      -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root           72 Jun 23 19:48 unslung-native.conf

      In some of these conf files I had to comment out the line which was erroring out because I couldn't find its current equivalent path; e.g. http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/ no longer has a /native directory in it, only /modules and in /modules there is only /modules/cross. All packages in there are dated since 2008.

      I am not getting any errors now, however, I am not sure if I have commented out too many repo feeds. Unless the maintainers post back to advise us of appropriate paths for our unslung feeds I fear I may missing out on some updates in the future.

      Regards,

      Mick

      --- On Sun, 6/26/11, Steve Levitt <slevit@...> wrote:

      From: Steve Levitt <slevit@...>
      Subject: What happened to the nlsu2 repositories?
      To: mick_nslu2@...
      Date: Sunday, June 26, 2011, 8:55 PM



       

         
       
       
          Did you ever get anywhere with
              this?  I've been getting the 404's, too, for the last 2 weeks
              and yours is the only recent post I can find.  It's like we're
              the only one's left on the planet running unslung.

           
       
    • hivi56
      I found the missing directories on the mirror ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2 . So I was able to resolve this issue by
      Message 2 of 11 , Jul 2, 2011
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        I found the missing directories on the mirror ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2.
        So I was able to resolve this issue by replacing http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org with ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2 in the /etc/ipkg/*.conf entries.

        Regards
        Victor

        --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, Mick K <mick_nslu2@...> wrote:
        >
        > Ha! Let's hope there's more than just two persons running unslung! However, there seems to be not much development happening if I were to judge by the unavailability of modern kernels.
        >
        > What I had to do is investigate each error that I was getting and then visit the link with a browser to see what was now missing from that path.  It seems that some 'native' directories have been done away with and only the ../cross/ is left.
        >
        > So, I poked around in those directories and subdirectories on the repo server until I found some equivalent Packages.gz file and then used that path to modify my /etc/ipkg/*.conf entries:
        >
        > # ls -la /etc/ipkg/                 
        > drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root         4096 Jun 21  2010 .
        > drwxr-xr-x    7 root     root         4096 Jun 24 19:33 ..
        > -rw-r--r--    1 root     root          162 Jan  1  1970 arch.conf
        > -rw-r--r--    1 root     root           74 Jan  1  1970 cross-feed.conf
        > -rw-r--r--    1 root     root           77 Jun 23 19:49 native-feed.conf
        > -rw-r--r--    1 root     root           76 Jun 23 19:55 oe-feed.conf
        > -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root           95 Jun 21  2010 optware-nslu2-cross-stable.conf
        > -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root           98 Jun 23 19:45 optware-nslu2-native-stable.conf
        > -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root          152 Jun  3  2010 unslung-cross.conf
        > -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root           72 Jun 23 19:48 unslung-native.conf
        >
        > In some of these conf files I had to comment out the line which was erroring out because I couldn't find its current equivalent path; e.g. http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/ no longer has a /native directory in it, only /modules and in /modules there is only /modules/cross. All packages in there are dated since 2008.
        >
        > I am not getting any errors now, however, I am not sure if I have commented out too many repo feeds. Unless the maintainers post back to advise us of appropriate paths for our unslung feeds I fear I may missing out on some updates in the future.
        >
        > Regards,
        >
        > Mick
        >

      • Tom King
        Is this still an issue? we moved them and relinked them around then....it should be working correctly Tom
        Message 3 of 11 , Jul 4, 2011
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          Is this still an issue?

          we moved them and relinked them around then....it should be working correctly

          Tom

          --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "mick_nslu2" <mick_nslu2@...> wrote:
          >
          > Since the weekend (I think) I've been getting connection errors:
          > ========================================
          > # ipkg update
          > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
          > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
          > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/cross
          > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz
          > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
          > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/modules/cross/stable/Packages.gz
          > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
          > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
          > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
          > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/optware-nslu2-cross-stable
          > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz
          > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
          > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
          > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
          > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/unslung-cross
          > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Packages.gz
          > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
          > An error ocurred, return value: 4.
          > Collected errors:
          > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz'
          > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/modules/cross/stable/Packages.gz'
          > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz'
          > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Packages.gz'
          > #
          > ========================================
          >
          > Is there link for the latest valid repos for unslung, or is it recommended to run 'ipkg install unslung-feeds' to update these to the correct paths?
          > --
          > Regards,
          > Mick
          >
        • peterantonvich
          still an issue for me - I also tried the ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2 but connection timed out anyone with tips on what I can do?
          Message 4 of 11 , Jul 7, 2011
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            still an issue for me - I also tried the ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2

            but connection timed out

            anyone with tips on what I can do?



            --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "Tom King" <nslu2-linux@...> wrote:
            >
            > Is this still an issue?
            >
            > we moved them and relinked them around then....it should be working correctly
            >
            > Tom
            >
            > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "mick_nslu2" <mick_nslu2@> wrote:
            > >
            > > Since the weekend (I think) I've been getting connection errors:
            > > ========================================
            > > # ipkg update
            > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
            > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
            > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/cross
            > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz
            > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
            > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/modules/cross/stable/Packages.gz
            > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
            > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
            > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
            > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/optware-nslu2-cross-stable
            > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz
            > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
            > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
            > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
            > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/unslung-cross
            > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Packages.gz
            > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
            > > An error ocurred, return value: 4.
            > > Collected errors:
            > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz'
            > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/modules/cross/stable/Packages.gz'
            > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz'
            > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Packages.gz'
            > > #
            > > ========================================
            > >
            > > Is there link for the latest valid repos for unslung, or is it recommended to run 'ipkg install unslung-feeds' to update these to the correct paths?
            > > --
            > > Regards,
            > > Mick
            > >
            >
          • Mick K
            Thanks Tom, The symlinks you say were created are not visible on the http pages; e.g. http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/ does not contain a native
            Message 5 of 11 , Jul 8, 2011
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              Thanks Tom,

              The symlinks you say were created are not visible on the http pages; e.g. http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/ does not contain a 'native' directory. So I would guess that trying to update my slug would still fail to connect (don't have access to it to try it immediately).

              Regards,
              Mick
            • sungam101580
              Same problem for slugosbe too The following link does not exist. http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/slugosbe/native/5.3-beta
              Message 6 of 11 , Jul 13, 2011
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                Same problem for slugosbe too

                The following link does not exist.
                http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/slugosbe/native/5.3-beta

                --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "peterantonvich" <pantonvich@...> wrote:
                >
                > still an issue for me - I also tried the ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2
                >
                > but connection timed out
                >
                > anyone with tips on what I can do?
                >
                >
                >
                > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "Tom King" <nslu2-linux@> wrote:
                > >
                > > Is this still an issue?
                > >
                > > we moved them and relinked them around then....it should be working correctly
                > >
                > > Tom
                > >
                > > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "mick_nslu2" <mick_nslu2@> wrote:
                > > >
                > > > Since the weekend (I think) I've been getting connection errors:
                > > > ========================================
                > > > # ipkg update
                > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/cross
                > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
                > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/modules/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
                > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/optware-nslu2-cross-stable
                > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
                > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                > > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/unslung-cross
                > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Packages.gz
                > > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
                > > > An error ocurred, return value: 4.
                > > > Collected errors:
                > > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz'
                > > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/modules/cross/stable/Packages.gz'
                > > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz'
                > > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Packages.gz'
                > > > #
                > > > ========================================
                > > >
                > > > Is there link for the latest valid repos for unslung, or is it recommended to run 'ipkg install unslung-feeds' to update these to the correct paths?
                > > > --
                > > > Regards,
                > > > Mick
                > > >
                > >
                >
              • marlurde
                For me thechange to ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2/ did work, i hope this mirror will always be up to date.
                Message 7 of 11 , Aug 25, 2011
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                  For me thechange to ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2/
                  did work, i hope this mirror will always be up to date.

                  --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "sungam101580" <Sungam101580@...> wrote:
                  >
                  > Same problem for slugosbe too
                  >
                  > The following link does not exist.
                  > http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/slugosbe/native/5.3-beta
                  >
                  > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "peterantonvich" <pantonvich@> wrote:
                  > >
                  > > still an issue for me - I also tried the ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/nslu2
                  > >
                  > > but connection timed out
                  > >
                  > > anyone with tips on what I can do?
                  > >
                  > >
                  > >
                  > > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "Tom King" <nslu2-linux@> wrote:
                  > > >
                  > > > Is this still an issue?
                  > > >
                  > > > we moved them and relinked them around then....it should be working correctly
                  > > >
                  > > > Tom
                  > > >
                  > > > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "mick_nslu2" <mick_nslu2@> wrote:
                  > > > >
                  > > > > Since the weekend (I think) I've been getting connection errors:
                  > > > > ========================================
                  > > > > # ipkg update
                  > > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/cross
                  > > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
                  > > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/modules/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
                  > > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/optware-nslu2-cross-stable
                  > > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
                  > > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > Inflating http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable/Packages.gz
                  > > > > Updated list of available packages in /usr/lib/ipkg/lists/unslung-cross
                  > > > > Downloading http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Packages.gz
                  > > > > wget: server returned error: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
                  > > > > An error ocurred, return value: 4.
                  > > > > Collected errors:
                  > > > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz'
                  > > > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/modules/cross/stable/Packages.gz'
                  > > > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/stable/Packages.gz'
                  > > > > ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp -q -P /tmp/ipkg-6mrkca http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Packages.gz'
                  > > > > #
                  > > > > ========================================
                  > > > >
                  > > > > Is there link for the latest valid repos for unslung, or is it recommended to run 'ipkg install unslung-feeds' to update these to the correct paths?
                  > > > > --
                  > > > > Regards,
                  > > > > Mick
                  > > > >
                  > > >
                  > >
                  >
                • Mike Westerhof (mwester)
                  The native feeds are obsolete and exist no longer -- they ve been empty for a long time now. Basically, with optware we were able to get all packages to
                  Message 8 of 11 , Aug 31, 2011
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                    The native feeds are obsolete and exist no longer -- they've been empty
                    for a long time now. Basically, with optware we were able to get all
                    packages to cross-compile, so you should find everything in the
                    appropriate "cross" or "stable" feed.
                    -Mike (mwester)

                    On 8/31/2011 2:50 PM, Stefano wrote:
                    > Well, it seems this is still an open issue. No way to found a native directory in http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/slugosbe. Any idea on how to fix this?
                    >
                    > Thanks
                    > Stefano
                    >
                    > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, Mick K <mick_nslu2@...> wrote:
                    >>
                    >> Thanks Tom,
                    >>
                    >> The symlinks you say were created are not visible on the http pages; e.g. http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/ does not contain a 'native' directory. So I would guess that trying to update my slug would still fail to connect (don't have access to it to try it immediately).
                    >>
                    >> Regards,
                    >> Mick
                    >>
                    >
                    >
                    >
                    >
                    > ------------------------------------
                    >
                    > Yahoo! Groups Links
                    >
                    >
                    >
                    >
                    >
                  • Peter Antonvich
                    thanks I think this helped me... I edited all my /ect/ipkg/*.conf entries to http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/cross I then did: ipkg update ipkg
                    Message 9 of 11 , Sep 1, 2011
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                      thanks I think this helped me...

                      I edited all my /ect/ipkg/*.conf entries to " http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/cross"

                      I then did:
                      > ipkg update 
                      > ipkg install unslung-feeds 
                      > ipkg update 

                      got new errors :
                      ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp
                       -q -P /tmp/ipkg-BdwnKy http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/native/s
                      table/Packages.gz'
                      ipkg_download: ERROR: Command failed with return value 1: `wget --passive-ftp
                       -q -P /tmp/ipkg-BdwnKy http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/native/Package
                      s.gz'

                      so I then edited: "optware-nslu2-native-stable.conf" to "src/gz optware-nslu2-native-stable http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/optware/nslu2/cross/stable"
                      note this file didn't exist in my first edit of all files - can only guess that it showed up at the install unslung-feeds

                      redid: ipkg update

                      no more errors



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                      From: mwester@...
                      Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2011 20:31:04 -0500
                      Subject: Re: [nslu2-linux] Re: What happened to the nlsu2 repositories?

                       
                      The native feeds are obsolete and exist no longer -- they've been empty
                      for a long time now. Basically, with optware we were able to get all
                      packages to cross-compile, so you should find everything in the
                      appropriate "cross" or "stable" feed.
                      -Mike (mwester)

                      On 8/31/2011 2:50 PM, Stefano wrote:
                      > Well, it seems this is still an open issue. No way to found a native directory in http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/slugosbe. Any idea on how to fix this?
                      >
                      > Thanks
                      > Stefano
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                      > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, Mick K <mick_nslu2@...> wrote:
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                      >> Thanks Tom,
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                      >> The symlinks you say were created are not visible on the http pages; e.g. http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/ does not contain a 'native' directory. So I would guess that trying to update my slug would still fail to connect (don't have access to it to try it immediately).
                      >>
                      >> Regards,
                      >> Mick
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                    • Jimmy C. Chau
                      Mike, does this mean that we should install the Optware feeds to continue to receive updates? (I noticed that I haven t seen any updates for my SlugOS/BE
                      Message 10 of 11 , Oct 31, 2011
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                        Mike, does this mean that we should install the Optware feeds to continue to receive updates?  (I noticed that I haven't seen any updates for my SlugOS/BE 5.3-beta install in a long while.)

                        Can you edit <http://www.nslu2-linux.org/wiki/Optware/Slugosbe> to include a quick line to run /sbin/setup-optware.sh?  I know that the instructions are at <http://www.nslu2-linux.org/wiki/SlugOS/SlugOS5>, but the former is a little easier to find when trying to figure out how to setup Optware.  (A link to the second page from the first should also do.)

                        Thanks.

                        -Jimmy

                        On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 9:31 PM, Mike Westerhof (mwester) <mwester@...> wrote:
                         

                        The native feeds are obsolete and exist no longer -- they've been empty
                        for a long time now. Basically, with optware we were able to get all
                        packages to cross-compile, so you should find everything in the
                        appropriate "cross" or "stable" feed.
                        -Mike (mwester)



                        On 8/31/2011 2:50 PM, Stefano wrote:
                        > Well, it seems this is still an open issue. No way to found a native directory in http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/slugosbe. Any idea on how to fix this?
                        >
                        > Thanks
                        > Stefano
                        >
                        > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, Mick K <mick_nslu2@...> wrote:
                        >>
                        >> Thanks Tom,
                        >>
                        >> The symlinks you say were created are not visible on the http pages; e.g. http://ipkg.nslu2-linux.org/feeds/unslung/ does not contain a 'native' directory. So I would guess that trying to update my slug would still fail to connect (don't have access to it to try it immediately).
                        >>
                        >> Regards,
                        >> Mick
                        >>
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