Re: Re: howto for compiling of deb packages
On Sun, Jan 05, 2003 at 01:56:38PM -0800, Jeff Forsyth wrote:
> Quick Method....Will not work for all...
> apt-get install debhelper debmake fakeroot dh-make devscripts
> 1) Unpack the source
> 2) Ensure the directory name has a version number
> 3) Enter the directory
> 4) Type "deb-make"
Please don't use deb-make - it's been obsolete for years. The dh-make
package is more sensible. You still have to go over the output by hand,
of course, or we maintainers would be out of jobs. :)
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]