Renaming multiple packages in a single control file
With a couple of other folks following ITP #424905, I am trying to get a
newer version of MAME, the arcade emulator in debian. We have now a
working package and I am trying to understand how to properly create
virtual package since we have to deal with a rename in upstream ( The
Unix Port sdlmame merged with the Windows-only mame )
The old debian package builds from the source package the following
Our package builds the following binaries:
I have read http://wiki.debian.org/Renaming_a_Package but how do I apply
it to rename different packages ?
A) Should I create a virtual package for each old binary package like
B) It is possible to test the upgrade process without an apt-repository
? As I have the packages locally on my machine, I can't use aptitude to
handle the conflicts.