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Re: Fresh run of mmdebstrap - was [Re: Problems {PEBKAC?} running mmdebstrap for 1st time]




Quoting Richard Owlett (2019-05-29 19:02:51)
> On 05/27/2019 11:20 AM, Richard Owlett wrote:
> > [snip]
> >>> What is the proper syntax to use dvd1.iso {preferred} or DVD in drive
> >>> {last resort} as my repository?
> >>
> >> mmdebstrap (and multistrap which you originally mentioned) are unrelated
> >> to dealing with ISO files.
> > 
> > You misunderstood.
> > debootstrap, multistrap, mmdebstrap and any future cousins require a 
> > repository of deb files.
> > 
> > apt and cousins can install from an unsigned repository by EXPLICITLY 
> > identifying it as "trusted". {see man page for sources.list}
> > 
> > By inference I only need the proper syntax to do same with mmdebstrap.
> > 
> > Further re-reading of man pages suggests that my command should begin:
> >> mmdebstrap --variant=required --aptopt="APT::Get::AllowUnauthenticated 
> >> true" ...
> > 
> 
> I used whatever tool Caja invokes to extract the contents of dvd1.iso.
> After receiving a warning I unzipped packages.gz
> 
> mmdebstrap is still not happy. I get:
> > richard@testingmisc:~$ mmdebstrap --variant=required --aptopt="APT::Get::AllowUnauthenticated true" stretch test1.tar file:///home/richard/Downloads/dvd1
> > I: automatically chosen mode: fakechroot
> > I: chroot architecture i386 is equal to the host's architecture
> > I: using /tmp/mmdebstrap.lKsmxY1Xl3 as tempdir
> > I: running apt-get update...
> > done
> > Get:1 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch InRelease
> > Ign:1 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch InRelease
> > Get:2 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch Release [33.4 kB]
> > Get:2 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch Release [33.4 kB]
> > Get:3 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch Release.gpg
> > Ign:3 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch Release.gpg
> > Get:4 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch/main i386 Packages [892 kB]
> > Ign:4 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch/main i386 Packages
> > Get:4 file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch/main i386 Packages [892 kB]
> > Reading package lists...
> > W: The repository 'file:/home/richard/Downloads/dvd1 stretch Release' is not signed.
> > E: apt-get update -oAPT::Status-Fd=<$fd> -oDpkg::Use-Pty=false failed
> > I: removing tempdir /tmp/mmdebstrap.lKsmxY1Xl3...
> 
> I don't know what the next to last line is telling me.
> I've tried running mmdebstrap as root and received same error.
> 
> Help please.

I still think you are mistaken about mmdebstrap (or 
multistrap or any other debootstrap variant/replacement) relating to ISO 
files.

 - Jonas

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