[maemo-users] [maemo-users] Re: Making software installation a bit easier in Maemo

From: Danny Milosavljevic danny_milo at yahoo.com
Date: Thu Aug 31 04:07:22 EEST 2006

On Thu, 24 Aug 2006 12:50:37 +0300, Miko Nieminen wrote:

> On Thu, 2006-08-24 at 08:31 +0300, Henri Bergius wrote:
>> So, how could we make it easier to add new apt repositories?
> Actually Maemo SDK has even more simple way to do this. Just install
> package:
> http://repository.maemo.org/pool/mistral/free/m/maemo-contrib-
> repository/maemo-contrib-repository_2.0-1_all.deb
> After that your Application Manager is configured to have contrib
> repository. This is very simple method, just "install" repositories and
> then use Application Manager as usual.
> What do yo think about this kind of way?

Hehehe... very nice :)

Is there an easy way to generate those repository deb files? 
(by easy I mean as in "call one script with the obvious parameters to get


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