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Re: "debian/rules build"again

* Jerry Zhou (jzhou@acdcorp.com) wrote:
> I try "debian/rules build" in my netbase package, I get info " debian/rules:
> No such file or directory".
> I found a command "debian" in /usr/lib/dpkg/parsechangelog , I should use
> this command to build package?

No debian is a directory in the source directory of a debian source package.

> What is "rules"? it is a file?

rules is a makefile in the debian directory, debian/rules build is
equivalent to make -f debian/rules build. I'm unsure why you can't run it
though, do you have a debian directory in the root of the netbase source
packages directory?

Ashley Clark

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