Re: splitting a package into several debs
On Fri, Nov 03, 2000 at 05:20:13PM +0100, Cesar Talon wrote:
> I've been packaging it with the help of deb-make into one package, but now I
> want to split it into several packages (maybe binary, libraries, devel and
> docs+examples, or at least binary, devel and data) and would like to know what
> is the best way to do this. One obvious way is splitting the install and then
> choose the correct contents for each package, but that doesn't seem to be a
> very smart approach, looks more like a package butcher...
Have a look at the example rules files in
/usr/share/doc/debhelper/examples for some ideas.
Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, QMW, Univ. of London. J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk
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