Re: authenticity of a package
* Pratik Sinha <firstname.lastname@example.org> [010803 13:38]:
> is there anyway to know that the deb package i have made is authentic...meaning is there anyway to know that the CONTENTS field in the deb package has all the files--which are installed when we follow the normal procedure ./configure, make and make install
After you build (with debuild or dpkg-buildpackage) run:
debc | less
This will list the content of the archive, a very useful first step
check of the package.