Re: after the new maintenainer guide
On Fri, Mar 04, 2005 at 10:54:32PM +0100, Rakotomandimby (R12y) Mihamina wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-03-04 at 14:37 -0500, Justin Pryzby wrote:
> > You should read the Library Packaging Guide 
> Thanks, I will.
> > apt-get -b source will always work; or use debian/rules binary, or
> > dpkg-buildpackage, or debuild, etc.
> The goal is to :
> 1rst - fetch the package source and unpack it
> 2nd - modify the rules (most of the modification are about the
> "configure" options)
> 3rd - build it.
> I just miss how to perform the "1rst" . The "2nd" and the "3rd" are
I did not add these HOWTO to maint-guide this time. It is already in
debian-reference. As others said. (But this gives you dependency)
$ sudo apt-get buide-dep pkg
$ apt-get source pkg
You may want to learn "apt-cache showsrc pkg" too.