On 21 July 2016 at 07:39, Erick Cardona <erick0zcr....@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi Tim and thanks! > > I'm just using a random upstream repository(github) and trying to package it > using the Debian tools. Actually dh-make-golang does all the magic and now > I'm able to create the .deb with the binaries and sources in it. I don't > know why yesterday it wasn't including the binaries in the .deb package, but > now is working like a charm. Today I was messing it with cowbuilder and > pbuilder stuff and it works. I'll take a closer look on how those tools work > under the hood. > > Question: If some projects have their dependencies in the vendor dir, why > dh-make-golang skip those? Does Debian packages never ship the deps in that > way?
It is against debian policy: https://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/ch-source.html#s-embeddedfiles Cheers, mwh > Anyway, thanks for the interest. > > Regards, > Erick Cardona > > 2016-07-19 16:24 GMT-05:00 Potter, Tim (HPE Linux Support) > <timothy.pot...@hpe.com>: >> >> On 20 Jul 2016, at 1:51 AM, Erick Cardona <erick0zcr....@gmail.com> wrote: >> > >> > Hi everyone, >> > >> > >> > I'm currently packaging a go project for educational purposes. Now I'm >> > able to build a package using the tools dh-make-golang and gbp(Awesome >> > tools!!). I was able to build a binary-only package but manually. I was >> > wondering if using gbp I could obtain a .deb which contains the binaries of >> > the package? Like the docker-engine.deb which contains the binaries of >> > docker. >> > >> > PS: I'm really new to packaging, but looking further to join the Debian >> > community. >> >> Hi Erick. The best way to make a new Debian package from a Go library is >> with dh-make-golang >> and gbp so you're on the right track there. >> >> Can you push what you've done so far to a git repo somewhere for review? >> I'm happy to >> take a look and give feedback. >> >> >> Tim. > > > > _______________________________________________ > Pkg-go-maintainers mailing list > Pkgfirstname.lastname@example.org > http://lists.alioth.debian.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/pkg-go-maintainers _______________________________________________ Pkg-go-maintainers mailing list Pkgemail@example.com http://lists.alioth.debian.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/pkg-go-maintainers