[Freedombox-discuss] Trouble Building Raspberry Pi Image

James Valleroy james.valleroy at gmail.com
Wed Apr 30 00:23:42 UTC 2014

On Tue, Apr 29, 2014 at 1:12 PM, Chris Troutner
<chris.troutner at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey all,
> I've been reaching out to the #freedombox IRC channel on this, but so far
> haven't gotten anywhere. I thought I'd post the issue to the mailing list in
> order expose the issues to more eyeballs.
> In my running blog (http://experimentsinfreedom.wordpress.com/) I documented
> how I was able to download Pere's image to get my Raspberry Pi up and
> running. However, I'd like to be able to build and customize my own images,
> as well get a better grasp of the inner workings of the build.
> I am building the image with this command:
> make -C freedom-maker raspberry-image
> The screen output can be seen here:
> http://paste.debian.net/96297/
> The freedombox.log file created during the build can be found here:
> http://paste.debian.net/96435/
> The problem I'm having is that the image is getting built, but it doesn't
> boot when burned the card and inserted into the Raspberry Pi. I know the
> issue isn't how I'm burning the image to SD card, because I use the same
> method to burn Pere's image (which works).
> Many of the warnings, such as the qemu, debconf, and policy-rc.d, were
> indicated to me in the chat-room as being expected and not show stoppers. If
> anyone has some insight as to why this image won't boot, I'd sure like to
> hear it.
> Thanks!

Hi Chris,

Could you plug the SD card into your computer, and post the
var/log/freedombox-setup.log from the card?


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