Re: Fwd: Re: question on Mozilla sources
On Mon, Sep 02, 2002 at 09:06:33PM -0400, Robert wrote:
> On Thursday 29 August 01:12, Travis Crump wrote:
> > Michael D. Crawford wrote:
> > > Can anyone tell me whether the source files for Mozilla provided on
> > > ftp.mozilla.org contain the setup for building debian packages?
> > >
> > > How about slackware package building instructions? (I use both
> > > debian and slackware).
> > >
> > > I know I can just download them and look, but I'm on a 56k modem
> > > connection.
> > There is a build/package/debian directory which has what appears to
> > be the files needed to build a deb, but I have never actually tried
> > it.
> Yes, and its dated August all right too.
> (August 1999)
In general you can only expect the code for building Debian packages to
be up to date in the Debian archive itself. Look for .diff.gz files in
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