alpine-linux

Trying to install postgresql16-client on an Alpine Docker Container

Trying to install postgresql16-client on an Alpine Docker Container I’m trying to create a Docker container with postgresql16-client but i’m getting an error saying that the package does not exist. I’m going to also install dotnet 8 on this container in order to run an API, the postgresql16-client i will be using to pg_dump a …

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OpenNTPd not working in alpine Linux

OpenNTPd not working in alpine Linux In a Clean Alpine Linux install run apk add openntpd service openntpd start rc-update add openntpd Then modifiy the /etc/ntpd.conf to # $OpenBSD: ntpd.conf,v 1.16 2019/11/06 19:04:12 deraadt Exp $ # # See ntpd.conf(5) and /etc/examples/ntpd.conf servers pool.ntp.org server time.cloudflare.com sensor * constraint from "9.9.9.9" # quad9 v4 without …

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IPv6 SLAAC configuration of bridged interface

IPv6 SLAAC configuration of bridged interface My dual-stack network at home uses router advertisements for IPv6 configuration, with a (mostly fixed) delegated /56 prefix from my ISP. All my machines therefore have a predictable global IPv6 address that they get via router advertisements, some are published on DNS when the prefix changes. All working fine. …

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Which software installer should I use with Alpine?

Which software installer should I use with Alpine? I am experimenting with the Python Docker container, which seems to use Alpine Linux. I’m not familiar with Alpine and I don’t see it listed as an option for installing software. On Alpine, should I follow software installation instructions for RedHat, Debian, Fedora, Ubuntu, or SUSE? Asked …

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Bluetooth keyboard/mouse issue on Alpine Linux

Bluetooth keyboard/mouse issue on Alpine Linux I’m using Alpine Linux with the following bluetooth related packages installed: bluez-5.68-r1 x86_64 {bluez} (GPL-2.0-or-later AND BSD-2-Clause AND MIT) [installed] bluez-btmgmt-5.68-r1 x86_64 {bluez} (GPL-2.0-or-later AND BSD-2-Clause AND MIT) [installed] bluez-btmon-5.68-r1 x86_64 {bluez} (GPL-2.0-or-later AND BSD-2-Clause AND MIT) [installed] bluez-doc-5.68-r1 x86_64 {bluez} (GPL-2.0-or-later AND BSD-2-Clause AND MIT) [installed] bluez-firmware-1.2-r1 x86_64 …

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How to enable automatic login in alpine linux for root

How to enable automatic login in alpine linux for root I am trying to set up an alpine linux machine that needs to run an user program at the startup. I did not add any user except for root. After searching for solution of how to enable automatic login i have found instructions that said …

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Alpine Linux in Raspberry Pi not activating swap partition on boot

Alpine Linux in Raspberry Pi not activating swap partition on boot Probably this is a really naïve question, but I can’t make this work by trying the methods I’ve found in the existing documentation or in other solutions. I have Alpine Linux installed on a Raspberry Pi, which SD card is formatted to have the …

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Another way to add packages into an alpine linux iso

Another way to add packages into an alpine linux iso I’m struggling with installing packages into my custom alpine-linux iso. Following the official wiki on how to create a basic custom iso is working so far. I’ve read following posts and tried some methods described in it: Install packages into a custom Alpine Linux ISO? …

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How to copy and paste in alpine linux VM?

How to copy and paste in alpine linux VM? I recently installed an alpine-3.17 VM using virtualbox 7. I also installed the guest additions and are able to map shared folders. But it seems that I cannot copy-and-paste from the host OS. I copied some commands in the host OS (Ubuntu 22.04) and then tried …

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Enable bluetooth keyboard for Pinephone running PostmarketOS

Enable bluetooth keyboard for Pinephone running PostmarketOS I am using a Pinephone with PostmarketOS and can’t get my bluetooth keyboard "TrackPoint Keyboard II" to function. It’s getting connected over bluetoothctl but is not working. Asked By: nimbin || Source enable uhid kernel mod with sudo modprobe uhid and if you wish to autoload it add …

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What is included in the Alpine Linux Docker image?

What is included in the Alpine Linux Docker image? Which standard Linux command line tools are included in the official Alpine Linux Docker image? (Which, which you would expect, are missing?) I tried to Google this but was not successful. Asked By: J Fabian Meier || Source These are the packages installed in the official …

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unable to select packages so:libcrypto.so.3 on alpine

unable to select packages so:libcrypto.so.3 on alpine Situation: Almost the same question as Installing php7 on alpine: missing libcrypto and libssl However, as the latest comment said: Now that several years have gone by, all of the answers above are invalid, and there does not seem a stable solution to the problem. Details: I tried …

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Why does find -regex work different on different machines?

Why does find -regex work different on different machines? So I got the following find command: find ./test-folder -type d -mindepth 1 -regex "^.*/d{4}-d{2}-d{2}$" Previously I’ve created the folder ./testfolder by mkdir testfolder and a folder in it mkdir ./testfolder/2022-10-12. When running the find command with Bash in an alpine-based docker container everything works fine …

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Identify apk packages based on .PKGINFO depend entry

Identify apk packages based on .PKGINFO depend entry I am interested in resolving apk package dependencies, ideally with a scripting language like python. Basically I want to be able to derive a dependency tree of a package, without the need to run on a alpine environment. So far I am analyzing the .PKGINFO file and …

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Device "ip_tables" does not exist on Alpine Linux

Device "ip_tables" does not exist on Alpine Linux I’m trying to run a docker-in-docker (dind) (more specifically, docker:22.06.0-beta.0-dind-rootless) image on a Alpine Linux host, that is running inside VirtualBox, whenever the container starts up, it fails to launch the Docker inside the container, with the following error message: Signature ok subject=CN = docker:dind client Getting …

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What is the equivalent packages build-essential and linux-headers-<xxxx> in alpine?

What is the equivalent packages build-essential and linux-headers-<xxxx> in alpine? I want to build kernel modules in Alpine; I know how to do it in Ubuntu. In Ubuntu, I used to install kernel headers by running: apt install -y build-essential linux-headers-$(uname -r) What is the equivalent in Alpine? I searched on the web and Github …

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Alpine Linux – How to prevent .ash_history from being saved?

Alpine Linux – How to prevent .ash_history from being saved? How can one prevent .ash_history from being saved at all in Alpine Linux? Asked By: user1406372 || Source Try unset HISTFILE To make the change permanent, add it to your profile. It should be /etc/profile or ~/.profile Answered By: Peregrino69 Add the following line to …

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How to install mongodb client inside docker alpine?

How to install mongodb client inside docker alpine? I tried to test whether the URL of MongoDB (client connection string) is correct in the server, it uses Kubernetes with alpine docker, when I tried to install clients, it shows: bash-5.0# apk add mongodb-client ERROR: unsatisfiable constraints: mongodb-client (missing): required by: world[mongodb-client] bash-5.0# apk add mongodb-tools …

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firefox on alpine linux does not display characters

firefox on alpine linux does not display characters tl;dr firefox on alpine does not display any characters, only missing character code glyphs I installed firefox apk add firefox. Running firefox (over remote X tunnelled via ssh) no characters are rendered. There are only missing character code value glyphs I suspect another package of character images …

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Content of /etc/network in Alpine Linux image

Content of /etc/network in Alpine Linux image I have an Alpine Linux image installed on a docker container. I was exploring it, and doing ls -lR /etc/network I had this result: /etc/network/: total 24 drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 Jan 16 2020 if-down.d drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 Jan 16 2020 if-post-down.d drwxr-xr-x 2 root …

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