Re: /opt ?
> You could try using the -g (or --generate) option to alien; see the man
> page for full instructions, but this will allow you to move files around
> in the package before you actually build it. 'debian/rules binary' in
> the directory it produces will build the .deb itself when you're
What about something like the --prefix=/usr switch for ./configure? Is
there something like that for alien? I'll look up -g as soon as I get
Bart Szyszka firstname.lastname@example.org ICQ:4982727
GigaBee Interactive http://www.gigabee.com
Join AllAdvantage.com and get paid to surf the Web!