Re: 1.8.4 on Sarge?
Thank you Paul and Mathew. I like this approach and will try it. I
expect that the Sarge version 2.8.14 of devscripts should work ?
On 4/25/06, Paul van Tilburg <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 25, 2006 at 04:12:46PM +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> > On Mon, Apr 24, 2006 at 02:16:05PM -0400, Bakki Kudva wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > I would like to upgrade to 1.8.4 on Sarge. It seems like I can either...
> > >
> > > 1. Build from sources under the watchful eyes of checkinstall
> > > 2. Use apt-pinning and apt-get from unstable.
> > 3. Backport from unstable. Highly recommended.
> Small procedure hints:
> - Add an unstable deb-src line to sources.list.
> - Update and get the source pkg (apt-get source ruby1.8).
> - Install the build-depends of ruby1.8 (apt-get build-dep ruby1.8).
> - Install devscripts.
> - cd ruby1.8; debuild
> - Install the debs in ../ :)
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