Debian-news is about one simple thing - news about Debian GNU/Linux and the top free distributions based on Debian GNU/Linux.


 

Building Debian (and Ubuntu) Meta Packages

Over the last few weeks I have been building a bunch of Debian packages (aka debs) for a new Ubuntu server roll out. Most of the packages are either updates to existing packages or meta packages. Building meta packages is pretty easy, once you know how. More here

I will outline how to build a simple package which pulls in a couple of useful packages.

3 Responses to “Building Debian (and Ubuntu) Meta Packages” »

  1. Pingback by Building Debian (and Ubuntu) Meta Packages | Debian-News.net … | Just linux! — October 29, 2009 @ 9:56 pm

    [...] See the original post: Building Debian (and Ubuntu) Meta Packages | Debian-News.net … [...]

  2. Pingback by 38 yachts taking part in World ARC 2010/11 - Yachts and Yachting … | Water Sports Leisure Knowledge — October 30, 2009 @ 4:47 pm

    [...] Building Debian (and Ubuntu) Meta Packages | Debian-News.net … [...]

  3. Trackback by uberVU - social comments — October 31, 2009 @ 8:13 am

    Social comments and analytics for this post…

    This post was mentioned on Twitter by Debian Project: (debian-news.net) Building Debian (and Ubuntu) Meta Packages http://tinyurl.com/ykhmbo5

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Debian-News is not related to the Debian Project.
All logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.