I am starting off on packaging some .debs for programs I have installed in
my /usr/local . I am hitting a stopper due to conflicting documentation
on debmake, debhelper, etc, and confusion on which is better. Mr Will
Lowe's documentation at Developer's Corner at debian seems out-of-date.
The package I am currently looking at is cheops, single binary, with files
in lib and share. Once started, I can package for the two architectures I
have, i386 and sparc.
Also, a pointer to PGP (insofar as required to sign packages) would be
I would appreciate pointers to get me started.
Sanjeev "Ghane" Gupta Tel: +91(11) 6941831, 6946619
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