Re: Did I get this right? (1st attempt at a package)
On Fri, Jun 19, 1998 at 08:07:02AM -0600, Neale Pickett wrote:
> I've packaged the Internet JunkBuster (an anonymizing web proxy with
> filtering <URL:http://www.junkbuster.com/>) and would appreciate it if
> someone took a look at my packaging job. All the related files are at
> <URL:http://people.lanl.gov/neale/debian/>. For the wary, here's the
> output of "dpkg -L ijb":
Well, if it works and it passes the lintian checks you should go ahead
and upload it I think. The file listing looks ok.
> While I'm posting, I can't figure out how to get the "build" program to
> make me a diff file--I've modified the source and (I can only assume) I
> need to have the diff file reflect my changes to the original code.
If your upstream source file is called
then build should call dpkg-source to build
> Also, since NAS uses port 8000, I specified in the config file to use
> port 8080. Should I instead patch the source code to make 8080 the
I think the configuration file should be enough, if it's clear that
removing it from the configuration file will make it go back to 8000.
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