Re: Need some direction with edu packages ported from ubuntu to debian
Sure, I will do that.
Thanks for the quick reply:)
I'll be afk starting from tomorrow (for the next 14 days). So only
some small pointers from me...
On Do 26 Jul 2018 22:00:56 CEST, Deepanshu wrote:
> I have created the education meta-packages. education-preschool,
> education-primaryschool, education-secondaryschool, education-highschool.
> Created a separate repository salsa.debian for it -
> I fixed all the bugs and warning that found using lintian.
1. don't commit any .deb files or other packaging files to Git. Only
debian/ (and possibly upstream files).
2. look at Debian blends and the blends framework for creating meta
packages. In fact, you simply need to add some lines to the
debian-edu.tasks file in src:package debian-edu.
Wolfgang Schweer wrote about all that in a previous mail, please
review his writings from some weeks ago. It was all in there.
> Also, I have included vagrant directory that has a Vagrantfile and some
> scripts. It would automatically create
> and install these debian packages by just a single command `vagrant up`. If
> the user has vagrant installed.
The vagrant files will not be needed. We use scripts from the
blends-dev package to create the debian/control file and normal
dpkg-buildpackage to create the .deb files.
> You mentioned that I should create a merge request. But, I am not sure
> which files to change in
> https://salsa.debian.org/debian-edu/debian-edu or somewhere else. So I
> have not created any merge requests yet.
> I would need some help with that.
Please re-read the previous mails.
@Wolfgang: can you provide more input if needed? Thanks!
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