Fail to install current jed-extra
rafael at debian.org
Thu Nov 17 09:12:38 UTC 2005
* G. Milde <g.milde at web.de> [2005-11-17 10:07]:
> > I need a precise cookbook to build the package from scratch, please. I
> > mean from scratch, really, using wget, svn, etc.
> Try uncommenting the svn export (lines 12 and 13) in prepare-build.sh.
> The whole process is a bit convoluted because
> a) I need the 'rules' file first, as it contains the get-orig-source rule
> to download and rename the upstream tarball.
> b) debuild must be called from the debian subdir within the unpacked
> upstream source.
> I think there must be a better way. As the get-orig-source task in
> rules is standard, I expect there must be a script that uses this.
As you wrote, the process seems to be really convoluted. I will try to
get through it soon. At any rate, it would be great if you give me a
complete cookbook in the form of a list of shell commands that I must run
to build the package from scratch. Something like this:
rm -rf *
svn co [...]
Otherwise, I will have to figure out what to do, and this is quite a lot
> The only special part in my test build is the sort-modes.sl script.
> However, I am not sure it is a good idea to implement it in the
> 'rules', as then jed-script would become a build-dependency. So, maybe
> I should again add a freshly generated jed-extra.install into the SVN.
I do not see the inclusion of jed-script in the build-dependencies as a
At any rate, I do not yet get the picture of your method. Once I will
succeed to understand it, I will check if it matches the Debian
recommendations and standards.
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