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How to go about installing opkg from source in an Android noArt device?

Below is data to get info about distribution and architecture of the Android noArt device. output of cat /proc/version: Linux version 4.4.22+ (user@domain.com) (gcc version 4.8 (GCC) ) #xx SMP ...
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How do I upgrade all of my installed packages in LEDE?

I'm just wondering what is the equivalent of apt-get upgrade apt upgrade yum update with OpenWRT or LEDE?
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Changing repository in openwrt

I have a router flashed to run openwrt (BARRIER BREAKER (Bleeding Edge, r36234)) But opkg can't find packages. According to the error messages and /etc/opkg.conf it seems to be trying to find them ...
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Opkg, update dual r/o rfs's under aufs

Using Opkg I'd like to update two different Linux 3.16 based RFS's partitions. They are both mounted read only & there is a data partition, which via aufs, does the write overlays. How can I do an ...
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OpenWrt (Chaos Calmer 15.05.1): `opkg install <package> -d ram` is failing

When I try to install python-xml using opkg install python-xml -d ram It goes through the following steps: Installing... [WORKS] Downloading... [WORKS] Configuring... [FAILS] The "configuring" step ...
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How to get the installation progress of opkg install?

I'm writing an application that installs an upgrade using opkg packaging system. Is there a way to get the overall progress so that I can make a progress bar?
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How to get the version info of opkg package without installing it?

I want to write a script to check the version of a opkg package before installing it. I've done a lot of research and found a few answer on dpkg system but none on opkg system. I've tried opkg info,...
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How to schedule a task in a shell script that runs as soon as the all the ancestors of current shell die?

I'm making a opkg package for a software update. This package require a reboot after installation and needs some work done after the next reboot. I added a shutdown -h now in postinst script but it ...
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How to install compiler tools with opkg on MIPS CPU architecture

I just bought a set top box (digital reciever - Vu+ Solo2) which runs Linux, and would like to compile some C software on it. It uses OPKG as the package manager. I executed opkg update and: root@...
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Install brctl for OpenWrt - which package?

I'm getting an error in OpenWRT Attitude Adjustment that says: -ash: brctl: not found when I run brctl addif br-lan mesh0 I tried: opkg update opkg install brctl But I got this error: Unknown ...
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Open Wrt with nodogsplash

I am using OpenWrt in my TP_Link TL-WRD3600 router. I have already set up a hotspot plugin (Nodogsplash) on my router. Now I need to allow access to some website before authentication on the splash ...
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How can a package's license be determined using OPKG package manager?

OPKG is used as the package manager in an embedded Linux system. I would like to be able to determine the license of a package prior to installing the package. Is there a simple way to achieve this ...
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Help with apt-get on non-internet connected device

I have a Linux based OS running on an embedded piece of hardware. According to the manufacturer of this device, it's based on the Ångström distribution. This device cannot be connected to the internet,...
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How to know disk space occupied by packages in OpenWrt?

I am trying to configure OpenWrt on my device and got out of space. I was downloading some tooling packages. Now how can I determine their weights so that decide what to uninstall? Is it possible to ...
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List packages available for upgrade with APT?

After I run apt-get update, I would like to get a list of all packages that can be upgraded. With opkg I usually to this:: opkg list_upgradable How can I do this with APT?
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opkg can't find apache

I'm trying to get a LAMP stack running on my BeagleBone Black, but I'm getting foiled early: opkg can't seem to find the apache2 package. According to the Angstrom page, it should exist: http://www....