Re: Need Help Building my first .debs???
On Tue, Jul 06, 1999 at 09:12:27 -0400, Person, Roderick wrote:
> I'm trying to package a .deb.
debian-mentors may be a more suitable list for discussing packaging.
> I have read and followed the docs and the HOWTOs. I must be missing
> something. I get a error 1 when running rules script.
That's not a particularly useful description of your problem. Does it do
something? Does make -f debian/rules -n provide a hint?
> Can someone point me to a nice tutorial on the web or give me some helpful
There's some material under http://www.debian.org/devel/
> Is there a generic way to build .debs?
No, but use of tools like dh-make/debhelper makes packaging a lot easier
than writing everything by hand.
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