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getting a package in the repository

Postby kinkerl on Thu Feb 04, 2010 12:43 pm


i am developing a little software called persy ( in my spare time. its getting better and nicer (of course *cough*). i think in the near future it is ready for a wider audience.
back in the good old "linux mint 7" days, i wrote some code for mintupload and this gave me the idea to develop persy. so for me, persy is tied to linux mint in a way.

long story short: i would like to get a package in the community repository for linux mint and maintain it.

can you give me some information what i need and what the requirements are?

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Re: getting a package in the repository

Postby Kendall on Fri Feb 05, 2010 3:51 pm

You will need to get ahold of Clem. :wink:
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Re: getting a package in the repository

Postby emorrp1 on Sun Apr 04, 2010 11:24 am

Hey kinkerl, the community repo section has in fact been discontinued (as of Helena I believe), as you can see at You may or may not know that it's now easy to add ppas (also as of Karmic), so installation instructions can simply include entering "ppa:tmassassin/ppa" in the apt sources app, or
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add-apt-repository ppa:tmassassin/ppa

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