0 Replies Latest reply on Mar 18, 2015 4:15 PM by ForumMigrationAdmin

    How to inspect ipk packages

    ForumMigrationAdmin

      IPK archives which are used from "opkg" package manager are essentially archives which you can easily extract:

       

       

       

      1$ mkdir package_contents

       

       

      2$ cp <package>.ipk package_contents

       

       

      3$ cd package_contents

       

       

      4$ ar x <package>.ipk

       

       

      Will extract the contents into the folder package_contents. You'll find the contents now in data.tar.gz by calling

       

       

       

      1$ ls

       

       

      2control.tar.gz  data.tar.gz  debian-binary  <package>.ipk

       

       

      3$ tar tf data.tar.gz

       

       

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