Re: source packing source code
- Date: Tue, 1 May 2018 12:26:30 +0200
- From: Geert Stappers <stappers@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: source packing source code
On Tue, May 01, 2018 at 03:17:27PM +0500, Andrey Rahmatullin wrote:
> On Tue, May 01, 2018 at 11:10:15AM +0100, Aaron Gray wrote:
> > Where do I find the .deb source packaging source code for packlages ?
> Source packages don't have a .deb extension nor are they one file per
> package, but you can find them in the apt repo, if you add a deb-src line
> mirroring your deb line.
In package 'devscripts' is the programm 'debcheckout'.
With `debcheckout PACKAGE` you get source of PACKAGE
in Version Control System ( VCS e.g. git svn ) format.
> > I need to update some packages to latest releease. Is this done by bhand
> > on packages by bespoke or is there a build systemn that will deal with
> > separate GNU autoconf/make packages ?
> It's not clear what are you asking.
Name of the package(s) would have help ...
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