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AR# 66152

2015.2.1 Petalinux - Selecting ncurses-tools package for rootfs causes errors during petalinux-build


Selecting the ncurses-tools package in the menuconfig for petalinux-config -c rootfs will result in output similar to the following:

[ALL ] Setting up util-linux-hwclock (2.25.2-r1) ...
[ALL ] update-alternatives: Linking /home/ra/bcapps/Projects/SDI_Platforms/zc702_osd/zc702_osd_sdi/build/linux/rootfs/stage/sbin/hwclock to /bin/busybox.nosuid
[ERROR] Errors were encountered while processing:
[ALL ] ncurses-tools
[ERROR] E: Sub-process /proj/gsd/petalinux/2015.2.1/tools/packagemanager/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
[ERROR] make[3]: *** [.pkg_stagefs] Error 255
[ALL ] make[3]: Leaving directory `/group/bcapps/ra/Projects/SDI_Platforms/zc702_osd/zc702_osd_sdi/build/linux/rootfs/packages-repo'
[ERROR] make[2]: *** [sub_build_component_/none/packages-repo/single/plnx-repo] Error 2
[ALL ] make[2]: Leaving directory `/group/bcapps/ra/Projects/SDI_Platforms/zc702_osd/zc702_osd_sdi/build/linux/rootfs'
[ERROR] make[1]: *** [sub_build_component_/none/rootfs/single/petalinux-rootfs] Error 2
[ALL ] make[1]: Leaving directory `/group/bcapps/ra/Projects/SDI_Platforms/zc702_osd/zc702_osd_sdi/build/linux'

Deselecting the ncurses-tools package allows the build to complete successfully.


This issue is now resolved in Petalinux 2015.4

Linked Answer Records

Master Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
66107 PetaLinux 2015.4 - Product Update Release Notes and Known Issues N/A N/A
AR# 66152
Date 12/15/2015
Status Active
Type General Article
  • Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC
  • Zynq-7000
  • Zynq-7000Q
  • FPGA Device Families
  • PetaLinux - 2015.4
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