Explain how to unpack the source with dpkg-source -x.
authorLucas Nussbaum <lucas@lucas-nussbaum.net>
Mon, 9 Apr 2012 20:22:40 +0000 (22:22 +0200)
committerLucas Nussbaum <lucas@lucas-nussbaum.net>
Mon, 9 Apr 2012 20:22:40 +0000 (22:22 +0200)
packaging-tutorial.tex

index cc1feb6..4addcd6 100644 (file)
@@ -725,6 +725,10 @@ override_dh_auto_build:
   \item Go to \url{http://ftp.debian.org/debian/pool/main/g/grep/} and
     download version 2.6.3-3 of the package (if you use Ubuntu 11.10 or
     later, or Debian testing or unstable, use version 2.9-1 or 2.9-2 instead)
+    \begin{itemize}
+                  \item If the source package is not unpacked automatically, unpack it with
+                          \texttt{dpkg-source~-x~grep\_*.dsc}
+    \end{itemize}
 
   \item Look at the files in \texttt{debian/}.
     \begin{itemize}