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When you seriously think about packaging as new comer to Debian, please read the official documentation :


Why Packaging

Whether you want

  • to install some programs or data on several computers
  • the packaging system to take care of updates
  • to help the Debian project.

Introduction to Debian Packaging

If you need to create rapidly a package, use equivs :

  • read first ?how to create an empty package

  • then read how to create a ?package with some files

If you prefere to gain real knowledge about Debian packaging :

Debian Derivatives

Please note that some Debian Derivatives resources may be quite useful too.

Learn more about the DEX project

Advanced Packaging Procedures

Useful pages

other informations

See also:


CategoryPackageManagement CategoryPackaging