[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Problems packaging a shared library

From: Teemu Harju teemu.harju at gmail.com
Date: Mon Oct 2 11:06:07 EEST 2006

There didn't seem to be a .install file that you mentioned. But I
noticed that the debian/tmp directory doesn't seem to be the place
where the compliled libraries are taken from by dh_builddeb. It seems
that the corrent place is debian/<packagename>. I copied the libraries
from tmp to that. So far it seems to work at least for my personal

Btw, would there be a tutorial somewhere about creating library
packages using dh_make and dpkg-buildpackage? I couldn't find one by



On 10/1/06, Kalle Vahlman <kalle.vahlman at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2006/10/1, Teemu Harju <teemu.harju at gmail.com>:
> > Is there something I'm doing wrong? libupnp installs nicely with
> > "./configure --prefix=/usr && make && make install" so I think that,
> > e.g., the debian/rules file wouldn't need anything special. Am I
> > right?
> Perhaps a debian/<package>.install file with a list of the
> directories, files or wildcarded paths of interesting files would do
> the trick. I'm not sure what dh_make does exactly create though, so it
> might already be there...
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Teemu Harju

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