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How to package a simple bash script [duplicate]

The below bash script was written in ~10 sec, but packaging it would take me hours of skimming through big walls of text so I ask my self if there is an easy way out there that I don't know about. #!/...
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How to create your own Linux package from scratch? [duplicate]

How do you create your own package in Linux, just like cd, ls, or any third party package? All I know is how to create a .sh file, write a script in it and execute it using: bash file_name But in ...
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Create an installer/package for a script [duplicate]

Please keep in mind this is the first time I've ever written a bash script, worked on Linux just the first time really that I'm trying to achieve something like this. I've written a script that I now ...
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How do I package a Python script for Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have a Python 3.2 script that I'd like to package for Ubuntu and Debian. I've certainly looked for documentation but I wasn't sure that I was getting the latest and greatest/easiest methods. If ...
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how to package a python application for publishing in Ubuntu Software Center [duplicate]

I have a running python application, I am wondering how package it for publishing into myapps
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create a .deb Package from scripts or binaries

I searched for a simple way to create .deb Packages for things which have no source code to compile (configs, shellscripts, proprietary software). This was quite a problem because most of the package ...
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How to create a deb package for a python3 script?

I have one Python file, main.py. I would like to be able to make a .deb package from it, and then be able to run main.py by typing the package name from the terminal. It is written in Python 3, so the ...
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Is it possible to package Python app into snap packages?

Can Python (or anything other than QML/web apps) be turned into snap packages instead of .deb packages as described here? Is there any detailed documentation available?
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Where can I share my custom scripts? [closed]

I made a set of custom scripts for Ubuntu. I wish to share these on the Internet. Which services for sharing code with other users are available ?
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1 answer
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Python dependencies in Debian packages

I created my first Debian package today by following the accepted answer at this AskUbuntu question. Everything went fine, and it installed properly afterwards. However, my script is written in python ...
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How can I convert a ready Python project into DEB

I am using package guide of Ubuntu (http://packaging.ubuntu.com/html/packaging-new-software.html), but I am stuck in compilation stage. I can compile .deb using dpkg-buildpackage -rfakeroot -uc -us ...
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How to turn a .py file into a .deb package using quickly?

We have made a .py file that controls brightness of the screen. It has a GUI with slider for controlling and runs when it is double clicked after marking it as executable. But we want to make a .deb ...
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how to create a debian package to install a python module

I came across this answer: How do I create a deb package for a single python script? Which is extremely helpful and well detailed. I have everything except the install file. In that post the user ...
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How to create a deb package from a directory of python project which also need of other package/command to work?

How do I create a deb package for distribution from a directory of python project on Ubuntu 16.04? I did search for it and the closest I found is this What I have right now is a directory consists ...
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How to upload theme files into a PPA?

I have a GTK3 and a Gnome Shell theme. I haven't created a deb file yet... Can i please know how to create a deb file and upload it to the launchpad? Is there any good guides?
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