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Re: Making a multi-binary-kernel-module-package

On Tue, 29 May 2007 14:18:54 +0200, Pascal Speck wrote:

> Yeah, same issue, but where can i get the source of this package with
> the /debian/ directory and all files. In Sources of these Programst the
> /debian directory is always missing.
> Greez Pascal

A debian source package consists of an .orig.tar.gz, a .diff.gz and 
a .dsc (which describes the source, and references the other two files). 
It sounds like you may only be downloading the .orig.tar.gz.

If you go to <http://packages.debian.org/src:mga-vid> you can download 
all three, and extract the package with 'dpkg-source -x mga-vid_*.dsc'. 
(This is just a script that extracts the tar archive and applies the 

You can do all of that automatically if you run 'apt-get source vga-mod'.

Sam Morris

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