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Re: building deb package

Excellent.  Thanks for the pointers.

On Monday 20 November 2000 17:55, Colin Watson wrote:
> Jesse Goerz <jgoerz@linuxfreemail.com> wrote:
> >I downloaded the source of a program and did ./configure.  I am ready to
> > do make on it but I thought I had heard you can make a debian package out
> > of it. Is this true?  If it is, how can I do it?
> Yep. Have a look at the maint-guide and packaging-manual packages (and
> possibly debian-policy as well). You'll also probably want to install
> devscripts, debhelper, and dh-make, which contain a variety of useful
> tools.

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