Re: Latest libc6?
At 19:13 -0600 1998-04-01, John Goerzen wrote:
>I would like to help with these. What is the procedure? Ie, how do
>the numbers on sparc get changed? Should the maintainer field be
>updated? Are changes files to be generated? Does dupload handle
>things for recompilation for another platform without uploading source
>properly? Etc, ETc...
The procedure is really quite simple, call dpkg-buildpackage with -B
(builds only architecture dependent packages and no source), and -m"<your
maintainer info>"(e.g. dpkg-buildpackage -B -m"Joel Klecker <email@example.com>"
is what I use).
It is (usually) not necessary to mess with the package at all. Once the
package(s) are built and the changes files signed, you can upload as normal.
Joel "Espy" Klecker <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://web.espy.org/>
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