Is there an application by which the build dependency as well as the source code of the software gets downloaded automatically as soon as we install the software from a .deb package or the software center?
To install the build dependencies for
To get the source code, run
Note that this downloads three files into the current directory: a tarball of the source code, a compressed
If you'd like this to happen automatically, you could write a wrapper script that automatically calls each of
If you installing directly from
There is some more information on the apt-get man page.