Re: RFS: Need help packaging MMS (My Media System) and get it into Debian
Am Donnerstag, 11. Januar 2007 09:27 schrieb Roman Müllenschläder:
> Hi there!
> For over 3 years now I help out on a multimedia-project named MMS - 'My
> Media System' - fka: 'Mpeg Menu System V2'
> (see: mms.sunsite.dk).
> It's a multimedia system running with several input and output devices
> (SDL, Dxr3, FF-DVB), providing Audio, Pictures, Movie, Games, TV, EPG ...
> For now it only was available if one compiles it ...
> So we realy would like to see it as part of debian, as we think it's
> stable, tested and well documented.
> I started packaging (with the help of the web and some maintainers of VDR)
> but am new to packaging at all ;)
> So here's my wish:
> Is someone here willing to help packaging (maintaining the deb?) and show
> me a way on how to get it into Debian?
> My main focus right now is to get MMS packaged ... there are some questions
> coming up regarding this.
> I think for debian the package (apart from as it is now) should be split up
> into a 'mms-common' and various output-related 'mms-output'-packages.
> Getting it into Debian would help a lot easy down the usage cause of easy
> Anyone here willing to help?
> A testing deb for edgy (cause of an article in a computer-magazin which
> should come up) and the corresponding sources (both created with pbuilder,
> tested with lintian and test-compiled in sid) could be downloaded from
> We even just corrected some things in the upstream to reflect filesystem
> standards (like putting config-files changed at runtime into /var/lib/mms,
> putting recreateable files into /var/cache/mms, etc. ...)
> The Wiki and forum could be reached from
> Thx and Lg
No one willing to help?