Re: From local source tree to Debian package
On Tue, 20 Mar 2007, Ben Finney wrote:
Writing a bunch of 'cp' or 'install' commands in the 'debian/rules' file
seems like drudgery and is certainly prone to error. What tools are
there to assist Debian packagers in making this task more automated?
Well, "make install" typically puts them somewhere - see the use of CURDIR
in the new maintainers guide, like at
Does that help some? You should check out
http://www.debian.org/doc/maint-guide/ if you haven't yet.
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