Building a custom version of wget
I'm fairly new to debian (having used Mandrake for a few years), but
find myself in need of a little help.
Using the apt tools, I'd like to rebuild "wget" to enable the
downloading files greater that 2GBytes in size. I understand that it's
required that I pass "-D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 " as an option to the compiler.
I assume this has to be done using a parameter to apt-build, but I don't
see where it can be passed. I've gotten as far as "apt-build install
wget". This has worked successfully, but obviously, without the large
Any hints/help would be greatly appreciated.