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Re: question about debian packaging.



On Thu, May 24, 2007 at 03:36:39PM +0530, Deepak Kumar Tripathi wrote:

> I am creating one debian package the problem .
> The package structure is it has two file abc.pl and abc.sh.
> 
> I want that when I will use dpkg -I <package_name> 

I assume you mean dpkg -i.

>. it will copy abc.pl
> and abc.sh into /tmp and run perl /tmp/abc.pl .

If you want to run command after installing the package, this isn't the
way to do it. Use a postinst script:
http://www.debian.org/doc/FAQ/ch-pkg_basics.en.html#s-maintscripts

Dominic.

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