[maemo-users] [maemo-users] Flash to 2006 trouble

From: Willie McKemie mckemie+maemo at spamcop.net
Date: Tue Sep 19 15:21:07 EEST 2006
On Tue, Sep 19, 2006 at 01:49:17PM +0200, Rainer Dorsch wrote:
> >
> > I have not been able to find the oss-term files to attempt a file
> > install; the Maemo "ApplicationCatalog2006" gives only repository
> > links, not download links.
> I was able to get "Osso Xterm" from the repository listed there installed, I 
> had trouble with "Osso Xterm (advanced)" though I don't remember any more if 
> it was a dependency problem or the "Unable to install.  Incompatible 
> package".

AH! There is a link that leads me to the osso-term deb as well as two 
curses debs;

> After I had Osso xterm installed and dropbear, I got my network working and 
> added the repositories to the sources.list. I used apt-get to install 
> packages from this time on and I did not get the incompatible packages any 
> more. But I remember there was a discussion recently on the maemo-devel list 
> about that topic...

Some progress.  I successfully installed the osso-term and the two 
curses packages.  "X Terminal" appeared under "Extras"!  Sadly, when 
selected, the "X Terminal" spends a long while loading and then......
Willie, ONWARD!  Through the fog!
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