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DevynCJohnson 06-17-2013 06:26 PM

Create Debian File for Wallpapers
How do I create a Debian file for wallpapers? I created some wallpapers that I want to distribute as a deb file through a Launchpad PPA.

amani 06-17-2013 10:14 PM

You will need to read the docs of course.
the wallpaper files/themes should be dumped into /usr/share/wallpaper and if necessary any preference should be set.
No dependency checking unless you are setting preferences.

DevynCJohnson 06-18-2013 05:37 AM

I figured it out
I have read many documentation pages, but they all proved to be useless to me. I knew how to set up the file and folder layout. I just needed a way to package the files into a deb. I needed this command

fakeroot dpkg-deb --build PACKAGENAME
Wallpapers go in /usr/share/backgrounds.

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