I have been listening with interest to Klaatu’s recent series on HPR. What I have found is that he makes topics interesting to me. I listen to the the episodes typically during my 40 minute commute from the bunker to the wilds of Telford. Thanks to him I actually tried Emacs – I even read up on Emacs during my lunch break. Not entirely sure that I’m ready for the emacs yet, but hope springs eternal eh?
Anyway I was listening to Klaatu’s RPM packaging guides, and heard that He hadn’t tried DEB’s yet . I have been packaging with DEB’s as part of my content packaging research, so I thought I’d have a crack at packaging YesPlz for Ubuntu – primarily because I haven’t packaged any C based code yet, and it doesn’t exist in the Ubuntu repositories yet… I’m using the Ubuntu Packaging Guide to assist me.
The basic premise here is :