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Date: Wed, 12 May 2010 15:08:14 -0400
From: Shael <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: [Gumstix-users] Development Machine Build Environment
Setup - Help!
To: "General mailing list for gumstix users."
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So I tried that, and it ran for a short while, then I got this error:
NOTE: Running task 350 of 539 (ID:
0, /home/nonlinear/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/expat/expat_2.0.1.bb, do_unpack)
NOTE: Unpacking sources/expat-2.0.1.tar.gz to
gzip: stdin: invalid compressed data--crc error
tar: Child returned status 1
tar: Exiting with failure status due to previous errors
NOTE: Task failed:
ERROR: TaskFailed event exception, aborting
of /home/nonlinear/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/expat/expat_2.0.1.bb do_unpack failed
ERROR: Task 0
(/home/nonlinear/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/expat/expat_2.0.1.bb, do_unpack) failed
NOTE: Tasks Summary: Attempted 349 tasks of which 295 didn't need to be
rerun and 1 failed.
On Wed, 2010-05-12 at 14:52 -0400, Eduardo Silva wrote:
> i will suggest you to try:
> bitbake -c clean expat
> cd org.openembedded.dev && git pull
> cd ..
> bitbake expat
> On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 2:33 PM, shael <email@example.com> wrote:
> I am very new to both Linux and the Overo Series. I have tried
> to setup a
> build environment on my development PC (running Ubuntu 10.04)
> a couple of
> times by following the steps on the Gumstix website:
> When I try the very last step ($ bitbake omap3-console-image),
> the process
> fails at task 310 of 4113 with these messages:
> NOTE: Running task 310 of 4113 (ID: 1574,
> NOTE: Unpacking sources/expat-2.0.1.tar.gz to
> gzip: stdin: invalid compressed data--crc error
> tar: Child returned status 1
> tar: Exiting with failure status due to previous errors
> NOTE: Task failed:
> ERROR: TaskFailed event exception, aborting
> ERROR: Build of
> do_unpack failed
> ERROR: Task 1574
> do_unpack) failed
> NOTE: Tasks Summary: Attempted 309 tasks of which 0 didn't
> need to be rerun
> and 1 failed.
> This happened once before, so I deleted the entire overo-oe
> folder and did
> everything over again, but the same error occurred the second
> time. What
> should I do next?
> Also, my end goal is very simple - I want to write some C++
> code for my
> Overo Fire COM that will perform some serial communication
> with another
> device. I was hoping for now just to get a simple 'Hello
> world' program
> running first, but I am stuck with this error. Is there a
> simpler way to do
> what I need to do and I'm just not realizing it, or do I still
> have to go
> through this whole build process?
> Thanks in advance,
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