I'm packaging a couple of libraries that have some dependencies with one-another. To simplify, let's say I have: libA and libB. libB depends on libA for both building and installing. libA depends ...
I built a package with the sudo-ldap package defined as a dependency in the control file (please see below). I'm going to have people install using the gdebi command to install which should install ...
How to create deb package for PHP code, where code should be installed in a certain dir like /usr/share/phpproject and install a conf file for Apache under sites-available then simlink it to ...
When packaging Ubuntu packages, there's always these funny .dir and .install files around. I suppose their purpose is to somehow indicate what files are to be installed, but I'm not so sure about what ...
I have made a small software using PySide, a GUI library for python using Qt. I have successfully built it into an executable for Ubuntu. ...
Is there any way to automatically add icons for an application when a package is installed? The ideal use case would be that a user decides to install an application and, as part of the postinstall ...
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Though its nearly a year since I started using Ubuntu, I have not attempted installing software from source. I didn't actually find the need to do so. But now I am working on a software which is at ...