Doubt regarding the creation of .deb file

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Doubt regarding the creation of .deb file

Postby anespa » 2016-02-25 11:24

Hi dear friends,
I have a problem with my newly created deb package using checkinstall. I attach the
lintian command problems and corresponding .deb file . It's just a daisy player application in python...

Please advise me fast...

errors and warning : http://pastie.org/10736869

my Deb file below as in URL: http://www.4shared.com/file/_EnqaExfce/dbr_10-1_i386.html

Thanks
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Re: Doubt regarding the creation of .deb file

Postby oldtechaa » 2016-02-25 12:39

Many of your errors are because the makefile hardcodes /usr/local as the path instead of just /usr. Also, there are some obvious ones like no copyright file, among other things. Check https://lintian.debian.org/tags-all.html for the tags you're getting, then try to fix them.
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Re: Doubt regarding the creation of .deb file

Postby stevepusser » 2016-02-25 19:58

If you really want to do it the right way, dump checkinstall and do it the Debian way--create a /debian folder and use the Debian packaging system.
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