Re: OEDEM 2009 summary: Package management
On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 05:12:01PM +0000, Phil Blundell wrote:
This was the last session of the OEDEM schedule and the number ofToday I've "fixed" one problem we had with opkg in shr.
opkg installs own version of update-alternatives
its the same script as the one packaged as update-alternatives-cworth
its installed to /usr/bin (update-alternatives-cworth is using
/usr/sbin so in PATH is after version from opkg)
I've patch for update-alternatives-cworth to use alternative which was
installed last if there is no alternative with higher priority (see
And it was really confusing to have 2 simillar update-alternatives
scripts in image.
So it should be removed from opkg as I did in
or opkg should provide virtual/update-alternatives as distros are using
preferred_provider for that already.
Jansa Martin sip:jamasip@...