Re: What version of debian to develop debian packages?
Il giorno gio, 29/09/2011 alle 13.21 +0530, Rustom Mody ha scritto:
> On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 12:45 PM, Paul Waring <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 29/09/11 03:03, Michael Shuler wrote:
> On 09/28/2011 08:54 PM, Paul Elliott wrote:
> What version of debian must you have to
> develop debian packages?
> All package uploads go into unstable (Sid), so all new
> development should also be done on Sid. You might
> wish to look into
> pbuilder, cowbuilder, or a simple dev chroot made with
> Or could you run Sid in a virtual machine, that way you know
> you have a clean environment which shouldn't affect the rest
> of your system?
> Any further tips pointers on this? There seem to be a lot of virtual
> machine options nowadays...
I run sid in Virtualbox. I use snapshots to keep track of a "clean"
environment", so I can revert to them if I mess up something.