what is "pm"

Common bugs/problems with the Android SDK the Emulator and the ADT-Plugin.

what is "pm"

Postby derek_lan » Mon Dec 31, 2007 9:03 am

Hi, all

when I started the emulator in Eclipse, the console showed the msg:

"Warning: pm not found on device."

what is the "pm" ?
derek_lan
Freshman
Freshman
 
Posts: 8
Joined: Tue Dec 25, 2007 10:31 am

Top

Postby rtreffer » Wed Jan 02, 2008 2:11 pm

pm is a non standard linux command within the emulator. Use adb shell, connect to your emulator and try to run pm. There seems to be no documentation about the tool but it should be a command line "package manager" (very primitive, though). If you can't execute pm then please reinstall your emulator. Sound's like a broken image.

You might also want to run the emulator with debug-kernel and look for mtd msg's. Propably some of the emulator yaffs2 fs's got messed up. Happens quite often :evil:
root@localhost# : ( ) { : | : & } ; :
rtreffer
Junior Developer
Junior Developer
 
Posts: 15
Joined: Fri Nov 23, 2007 4:14 pm

Top

Return to SDK/ADT/Emulator Problems

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests