[Build-common-hackers] Re: CDBS and package built from multiple tarballs
Wed, 10 Sep 2003 03:11:54 -0400
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On Wed, 2003-09-10 at 02:29, Michael Koch wrote:
> I'm currently packaging a little software called uclient. Unfortunatly
> it needs some special versions of some older libraries not included
> in the archive. So I decided to build static versions of this libs
> inside the build system of the package and link these in. Next stable
> release of uclient (which is far far away) will use the versions in
> the archive of these libs.
> Does cdbs supports packages built from multiple tarballs plus patches
> for several of the tarballs ?
I believe tarball.mk supports that, yes. To actually build the multiple
packages, you'll probably want to hook in appropriate things in
build/foo and install/foo (where foo is a package).