Re: Problem with wajig rpm2deb command
Received Mon 12 Dec 2005 7:46pm +1100 from Jim Holland:
> On Sun, 11 Dec 2005, Joey Hess wrote:
> > Date: Sun, 11 Dec 2005 19:09:45 -0500
> > From: Joey Hess <email@example.com>
> > To: Jim Holland <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Cc: email@example.com
> > Subject: Re: Problem with wajig rpm2deb command
> > After converting that file with alien, I don't see any missing files in
> > the deb. AFAIK wajig uses alien.
> You are right. I hadn't checked the rpm carefully enough. The files
> /usr/share/mc/* are in fact missing from that package, so the problem was
> not in the conversion. In order to get "wajig rpm2deb" to work I had to
> install alien, so wajig presumably does use alien.
Yes, wajig is essentially calling on alien to do this.