[Tinyos-help] Problems with TinyOS install on Ubuntu 10.10

Joey Wilson doughywilson at gmail.com
Thu Nov 4 13:29:31 PDT 2010


Agus,

In your blog post, you use both the "edgy" and "fiesty" PPAs? Can you
explain this? Why not use the most recent "lucid" PPA?

Joey

On Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 3:24 AM, Eric Decker <cire831 at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm glad you had success Agus,  but the problem Joey was running into was
> because
> he already had avr tools installed which the tinyos repo can conflict with.
>
> Your installation stuff doesn't show tool install.
>
>
> On Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 2:03 AM, Agus Kurniawan <agusk2007 at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> FYI,
>> I already deployed. It was success. Check to my blog;)
>> http://blog.aguskurniawan.net/post/Deploying-TinyOS-on-Ubuntu-1010.aspx
>>
>>
>> ak
>>
>> On Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 1:31 PM, Eric Decker <cire831 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> I don't think moving to the maverick set of repos will fix this.  The
>>> repos have been moved forward from one release to another without any
>>> additional work.
>>>
>>> So if there is a maverick repo set it will probably have the same
>>> problem.
>>>
>>> So given that....
>>>
>>> This is a collision between repos.  You already have binutils-avr,
>>> gcc-avr, and avrdude installed.  So when you try to install
>>> avr-binutils-tinyos, avr-gcc-tinyos, and avrdude-tinyos there is a conflict.
>>>
>>> The problem with the stuff in the tinyos repos is it is old hasn't been
>>> updated in a while.
>>>
>>> You could remove the already installed binutils-avr, gcc-avr, and
>>> avrdude.  Then install the tinyos repos.
>>>
>>> Then I think you can upgrade the packages using the binutils-avr,
>>> gcc-avr, and avrdude from the net.
>>>
>>> If that doesn't work you can force the overwrite using dpkg -i
>>> --force-overwrite <...deb>
>>>
>>> You will need the .deb file from the net.
>>>
>>>
>>> eric
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 1:52 PM, Joey Wilson <doughywilson at gmail.com>wrote:
>>>
>>>> Here's the exact error I get in synaptic:
>>>>
>>>> E: /var/cache/apt/archives/avr-binutils-tinyos_2.17-20080812_amd64.deb:
>>>> trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/avr-objcopy', which is also in package
>>>> binutils-avr 2.20.1-1ubuntu2
>>>> E: /var/cache/apt/archives/avr-gcc-tinyos_4.1.2-20080812_amd64.deb:
>>>> trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/avr-gcov', which is also in package gcc-avr 1
>>>> E: /var/cache/apt/archives/avrdude-tinyos_5.4-20080812_amd64.deb: trying
>>>> to overwrite '/usr/bin/avrdude', which is also in package avrdude 5.10-3
>>>>
>>>> I used the "lucid" software source since there is not one for maverick
>>>> yet.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, Nov 2, 2010 at 6:26 PM, Eric Decker <cire831 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> what exactly does it say?
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Tue, Nov 2, 2010 at 3:22 PM, Joey Wilson <doughywilson at gmail.com>wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> All,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I am having a problem installing TinyOS 2.1.1 on Ubuntu 10.10. I run
>>>>>> into conflicts when it tries to install the avrdude, avr-gcc, and
>>>>>> avr-binutils tinyos packages. Has anyone else had this problem? Does anyone
>>>>>> know when Ubuntu 10.10 will be included in supported distributions? Are
>>>>>> there any workarounds for this issue? Any help would be appreciated.
>>>>>>
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>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> Eric B. Decker
>>>>> Senior (over 50 :-) Researcher
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> Eric B. Decker
>>> Senior (over 50 :-) Researcher
>>>
>>>
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>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Eric B. Decker
> Senior (over 50 :-) Researcher
>
>
>
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