On Thu, 2004-02-26 at 22:54, Sven Luther wrote: > On Thu, Feb 26, 2004 at 10:50:44PM +0100, Arvind Autar wrote: > > Hi, > > > > I'm to package something that doesn't have a ./configure . > > What ways are there to find out the dependencies ? > > > > I tried to use " dpkg-depcheck -b debian/rules build ", but that didn't > > work well. > > Build it in a pbuilder, and add everything it is missing. Why should I do this manually? I there really no lazier way? > Or alternatively in a clean chroot, is actually faster. look at the > debootstrap manpage for info on how to build one. Pbuilder actually uses debootstrap. Packages are installed on top of the minimum installation using apt-get inside the chroot. (pbuilder login) Pbuilder isn't used to calculate dependency's but it populates the chroot with build-dependency. Arvind -- , , Arvind Autar / \ Autar022@planet.nl | GnuPG-Key ID: 336E5788 ((__-^^-,-^^-__)) Key fingerprint = FAB8 B3E5 0059 880A 00B8 `-_---' `---_-' C859 350E BBDC 336E 5788 `--|o` 'o|--' \ ` / ): :( :o_o: "-"
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