[USRP-users] gnuradio in ettus ubuntu repo is compiled against wrong old uhd release. (where is the gnuradio source package?)

Martin Braun martin.braun at ettus.com
Thu Oct 30 13:55:46 EDT 2014


thanks for pointing this out. We have disabled these repos for the time
being to avoid confusion. More information to follow!


On 10/30/2014 12:41 PM, Martin via USRP-users wrote:
> Hi,
> When you follow the instructions on the ettus website to install the
> binary packages of uhd and gnuradio on ubuntu 12.04 i386 then gnuradio
> does not run.
> The gnuradio package in the gnuradio pool is compiled against an older
> uhd release (not uhd api compatible) then the uhd package that is in the
> uhd pool.
> You get an error that gnuradio is compiled against an older incompatible
> uhd api and get the recommendation to either install an older uhd
> release or to re-compile (parts of) gnuradio.
> Can you please tell me where to find the source package for gnuradio.
> (I cannot find it)
> With the source package, I can rebuild gnuradio against the right uhd
> release.
> I also noted that the gnuradio binary package depends on the uhd
> package, but not on a specific version of the uhd package.
> Since the uhd api changes from time to time, the gnuradio package should
> depend on a specific version range of uhd.
> I would also recommend to update the gnuradio package in the repository.
> Note that a lot of people still use the older ubuntu 12.04 in
> combination with ettus USRPs, since the OpenBTS 4.0 quickstart instructs
> to build on ubuntu 12.04 i386. (It has problems with the newer GCC in
> ubuntu 14.04)
> With best regards,
> Martin Dudok van Heel
> package repositories:
> http://files.ettus.com/binaries/uhd_stable/repo/uhd/ubuntu/precise/
> http://files.ettus.com/binaries/uhd_stable/repo/gnuradio/ubuntu/precise/
> packages:
> http://files.ettus.com/binaries/uhd_stable/repo/uhd/ubuntu/precise/pool/main/u/uhd/uhd_003.008.000-release_i386.deb
> http://files.ettus.com/binaries/uhd_stable/repo/gnuradio/ubuntu/precise/pool/main/g/gnuradio/gnuradio_3.7.2.1-77_i386.deb
> install instructions:
> http://code.ettus.com/redmine/ettus/projects/uhd/wiki/GNURadio_Linux
>     Releases/Bugfixes
>         Copy and paste these commands into your terminal. This will
> install GNU Radio+UHD as well as allow you to receive package updates.
>         sudo bash -c 'echo "deb
> http://files.ettus.com/binaries/uhd_stable/repo/uhd/ubuntu/`lsb_release
> -cs` `lsb_release -cs` main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/ettus.list'
>         sudo bash -c 'echo "deb
> http://files.ettus.com/binaries/uhd_stable/repo/gnuradio/ubuntu/`lsb_release
> -cs` `lsb_release -cs` main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/ettus.list'
>         sudo apt-get update
>         sudo apt-get install -t `lsb_release -cs` uhd gnuradio
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