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When I open created .deb package , my application name is UNKNOWN . Please help, how to fix it...

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Is it in the control file, linuxfordevices.com/c/a/Linux-For-Devices-Articles/… I've never done it before, there is a section on it there. –  Joshua Siret Jul 7 '12 at 23:29

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You need to fill in and uncomment the description and long_description in the setup.py file before you run any Quickly packaging command. This is where Quickly gets the short and long descriptions for your app shown in the Ubuntu Software Centre.

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