Re: Backporting a package from unstable to stable
On 29-Apr-03, 19:11 (CDT), James D Strandboge <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> If you are going to backport packages from sid, you will most likely
> need to backport debhelper, debconf, automake*, et al so that the
> package will build properly (though it may *compile* correctly).
Instead of backporting these core tools again, there's Adrian Bunk's
woody backport site; see http://www.fs.tum.de/~bunk/packages/ for info.
And thanks, Adrian!
The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
world. -- seen on the net