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Re: RFS: ed2k-shutdown

* David Paleino [Sat, 21 Apr 2007 17:22:12 +0200]:

> Adeodato Simó ha scritto:
> > Hi,

> Hi,

(Please reply to the list.)

> > Please create a single source/binary package ed2k-tools that contains
> > both ed2k-shutdown and ed2k-hash (and any other utilities that the
> > ed2k-tools.sf.net project may add in the future).

> I thought that as well. But then I realized I could create a
> meta-package, called "ed2k-tools", which Depended on all these binaries.

> The main "problem" is, in fact, that I should create "from scratch" a
> new package. ed2k-tools, in fact, ships the binaries as single ones, and
> I found it was simpler to create different packages.

> I'll follow your suggestion though, and I'll try to make a whole package
> containing everything.


> P.S.: in any case, what's the procedure to create a meta-package? I
> thought one should create only a ./debian/ directory, with the usual
> files there, and then build it. Is this the right way?

Yes, something like that.

Adeodato Simó                                     dato at net.com.org.es
Debian Developer                                  adeodato at debian.org
When you don't know what to do, walk fast and look worried.

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