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Rebuild a Debian Package

If you use Debian, Ubuntu, or some other Debian derived Linux distribution, there may come a time when a packages default configuration options don't meet your needs.

This generally leaves you two options. You can either build from source and no longer have the luxury of the package manager maintaining your package, or you can rebuild the package with the custom options included in the build. This is easier than it sounds and really only involves a few steps. In this example, I'll rebuild netcat.

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