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Can I use a Debian package build environment to build Ubuntu packages?

I have a Debian wheezy server that I use to build packages using pbuilder and git-buildpackage. I can currently build packages for Debian sid, wheezy, and squeeze. I would like to use this same ...
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fakeroot and package building

We have developed a network pub/sub communication suite. It is in use across a number of different applications and domains, most notably on our payloads aboard the International Space Station (ISS). ...
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apt without root or sudo?

I want to use apt (or pbuilder) to build a package in user's home directory. The home directory has enough space to hold the package's source, its dependencies and binary output. But the apt ...
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Is there a way to convert a pbuilder base.tgz image to a .cow one?

I have this 862MB base.tgz image which is taking a considerable amount of time to decompress on every pbuilder invocation, I've read that there exist a cow alternative who keeps the files uncompressed ...
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Double-compilation when building package with pbuilder

I am creating a package using cmake. Everything works fine, although somehow, with pbuilder (and only with pbuilder), by program gets re-configured during make install. This can happen if a file or ...
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Problem compiling with QT4 libraries in pbuilder

I am having trouble getting pbuilder or launchpad to build a package that uses the QT4 libraries. The build script that I am using is below ( I didn't write it ). It compiles fine on a vanilla ...