mention debcheckout as a way to retrieve a source package
authorStefano Zacchiroli <zack@upsilon.cc>
Fri, 6 May 2011 10:01:55 +0000 (12:01 +0200)
committerStefano Zacchiroli <zack@upsilon.cc>
Fri, 6 May 2011 10:01:55 +0000 (12:01 +0200)
rationale: even if debcheckout is mentioned later on, it makes sense to mention
it earlier, as people might want to play with it right ahead (assuming
interactive, at computer teaching)

packaging-tutorial.tex

index dbf9edc..87b3b79 100644 (file)
@@ -235,6 +235,11 @@ Files:
       (\href{http://snapshot.debian.org/}{\ttfamily snapshot.d.o} provides all packages from Debian since 2005)
     \end{itemize}
     \br
+  \item From the (declared) version control system:
+    \begin{itemize}
+    \item \texttt{debcheckout \textsl{package}}
+    \end{itemize}
+    \br
   \item Once downloaded, extract with \texttt{dpkg-source -x \textsl{file.dsc}}
   \end{itemize}
 \end{frame}