Troubleshooting Arm Compiler for Linux

Here, you will find answers to common problems you may experience when using Arm Compiler for Linux.

Installation

Should you experience a problem when installing Arm Compiler for Linux, consider the following points:

  • Ensure you have adequate permissions when attempting a system-wide install. Otherwise the following errors will be returned:

    • Systems using RPM Package Manager (RPM):

      error: can't create transaction lock on /var/lib/rpm/.rpm.lock (Permission denied)
    • Debian systems using dpkg:

      dpkg: error: requested operation requires superuser privilege
  • Ensure the system you are installing on, using --install-to <directory>, has the required rpm or dpkg binaries installed. Otherwise the following errors will be returned:

    • Systems using RPM Package Manager (RPM):

      Cannot find 'rpm' on your PATH. Unable to extract .rpm files.
    • Debian systems using dpkg:

      Cannot find 'dpkg' on your PATH. Unable to extract .deb files.