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Re: Build packages for Debian on Ubuntu


On Tue, Oct 04, 2005, Mikael Olenfalk wrote:
> I want to build the packages for Debian SID also and now I am
> wondering if it is possible to build packages for debian sid on
> ubuntu. I do not have another machine and wonder if it is possible to
> do this using a special chroot or something (what is this pbuilder
> thing btw?).

 Yes, pbuilder is a good option to do so, and a dchroot is another good
 option.  For pbuilder, install the pbuilder packages, and read the
 pbuilder manual page.  For a chroot, you can check "dchroot" which has
 some instructions, or the Debian installer manual, especially section
 C4 which was just updated by Frans Pop (/me waves) at:


Loïc Minier <lool@dooz.org>

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