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I have been using anjuta to make some programs. I have made a folder in the src directory of the program to store all the images and icons. ( /src/images/icons )

However when i build the tarball the folder does not exist in the compressed file, so I guess I have to include it in my Makefile. How can I edit the makefile so that the images are included ?

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still waiting....should really be a shame for my bounty to fade away.. – Rrjrjtlokrthjji Aug 4 '12 at 16:05
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I managed to find a solution to this problem without modifying my MAKEFILE at all. On the other hand I don't know if that solution is acceptable or it's more like an alternative and temporary one.

After creating the tar.gz archive, I opened it with archive manager and clicked 'Add a folder to this archive' then selected the 'images' folder to be added inside the 'src' directory.

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Try AUXFILES := /src/images/icons/files for each file. I don't actually know for sure, but nobody else seems to care. I got this from

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Thank you very much for your help, I will try it and let you know. THANKS again. – Rrjrjtlokrthjji Aug 5 '12 at 10:06
Unfortunately it does not seem to work. It may work with files but I don't see any result with my images :( – Rrjrjtlokrthjji Aug 5 '12 at 10:10

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