07-13-2020 10:45 AM - edited 07-13-2020 11:28 AM
I'm attempting to run my FriendlyElectric Raspberry Pi as a VPN router so I'm running a fresh install of Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS
I started off having to install the armhf architecture and core libs
dpkg --add-architecture armhf apt-get update apt-get install libc6:armhf libstdc++6:armhf
Then I ran
root@Rodriguez:~/downloads# sudo apt-get install ./GlobalProtect_deb_arm-188.8.131.52-17.deb Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Note, selecting 'globalprotect' instead of './GlobalProtect_deb_arm-184.108.40.206-17.deb' The following NEW packages will be installed: globalprotect 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded. After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used. Get:1 /root/downloads/GlobalProtect_deb_arm-220.127.116.11-17.deb globalprotect all 5.1.1-17 [1297 kB] debconf: unable to initialize frontend: Dialog debconf: (Dialog frontend requires a screen at least 13 lines tall and 31 columns wide.) debconf: falling back to frontend: Readline E: read, still have 59 to read but none left E: Error reading archive member header E: Prior errors apply to /root/downloads/GlobalProtect_deb_arm-18.104.22.168-17.deb debconf: apt-extracttemplates failed: Selecting previously unselected package globalprotect. (Reading database ... 45995 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack .../GlobalProtect_deb_arm-22.214.171.124-17.deb ... Start installing gp... Unpacking globalprotect (5.1.1-17) ... Setting up globalprotect (5.1.1-17) ... Enable gp service... Starting gp service... Starting gpa... P21139-T-141930480 Jul 13 17:38:18:450040 Error( 218): could not create directory /root P21139-T-141930480 Jul 13 17:38:18:450359 Error( 107): Failed to create directory /root root@Rodriguez:~/downloads# globalprotect P21158-T-136740848 Jul 13 17:39:08:256613 Error( 218): could not create directory /root P21158-T-136740848 Jul 13 17:39:08:256985 Error( 148): Failed to create directory /root Cannot connect to local gpd service.
Doesn't look like things installed quite OK, what's it trying to create /root for? That directory already exists
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