Re: icon.png => debian/ ?
On Sun, Nov 19, 2000 at 11:18:35PM +0100, Mariusz Przygodzki wrote:
> Upstream sources have no icon for some application.
> How I can add an icon to debian/ in other format than xpm ?
> When I try to do it with icon.png I receive message:
> dpkg-source: cannot represent change to debian/icon.png: binary file contents
> The above message is very logical but I am still trying to find some
> workaround and I don't want to change *.orig.tar.gz.
> Any suggestion?
Try encoding the binary file with uuencode, shar or a similar tool, and
decoding it in debian/rules. Don't forget to Build-Depend on sharutils (or
whatever) if you do this.