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From: zimoun <>
To: Benjamin Slade <>,
Subject: Re: using dpkg-deb in a Guix package definition
Date: Fri, 06 May 2022 15:41:37 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>


On Sat, 30 Apr 2022 at 11:48, Benjamin Slade <> wrote:

> I've been using this package [
> <>
> ] from Nix on top of Guix System, but I'd like to create my own Guix
> package for it instead. Are there any good examples of writing a Guix
> package definition using dpkg? 

I do not know what is «this package». :-)

Well, if by using ’dpkg’ you mean reuse the binary inside a .deb
archive, then no, not good examples.  Guix tries hard to build from

For your curiosity, you could give a look at the ’copy-build-system’;
maybe that could fit your needs.


  reply	other threads:[~2022-05-09  9:02 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-04-30 17:48 Benjamin Slade
2022-05-06 13:41 ` zimoun [this message]
2022-05-06 14:39 ` Katherine Cox-Buday
2022-05-13 18:50   ` Benjamin Slade

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