On Sun, Jul 11, 1999 at 10:16:34PM -0600, Gwyneth Lloyd-Jones wrote:
> I am currently working on some packages and had a question. When I
> finish with my packages, do I add them manualy to the Packages.gz
> file? I can't seem to find any information on any automated way of
> doing so. I was hoping to test some local installation using the file.
> Any information will be appreciated.
As someone said it is done by dpkg-scanpackages but...
to answer more fully...
to get it in the offical Packages.gz...just upload and there is a deamon which
runs and does this automatically as the uploads are accepted.
Unless you want to make your own directory where things can be installed from
using apt..then you don't need to worry about it.
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