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From: Benjamin Slade <beoram@gmail.com>
To: Katherine Cox-Buday <cox.katherine.e@gmail.com>
Cc: help-guix@gnu.org
Subject: Re: using dpkg-deb in a Guix package definition
Date: Fri, 13 May 2022 12:50:17 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87r14xjmf0.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87tua2wwqz.fsf@gmail.com>

On Fri, 06 May 2022 08:39:48 -0600 (1 week, 4 hours, 10 minutes ago), Katherine Cox-Buday <cox.katherine.e@gmail.com> wrote:

> Benjamin Slade <beoram@gmail.com> writes:

> > Are there any good examples of writing a Guix package definition using dpkg?

> I'm not sure if this helps, but I had to consume a deb and wrote a package that
> unpacks it to get the binary:

> <https://github.com/kat-co/guix-channels/blob/non-free/non-free/packages/security.scm#L122-L127>=

> -- 
> Katherine

Thanks!  I got a partial definition done; it at least downloads and dpkg's, though I have to figure out what to patchelf still (and would rather have in /bin than /opt).

,----
| (use-modules (guix packages)
|              (guix download)
|              ((guix licenses) #:prefix license:)
|              (gnu packages)
|              (gnu packages debian)
|              (gnu packages gnome)
|              (gnu packages glib)
|              (gnu packages gtk)
|              (guix build-system)
|              (nonguix build-system binary)
|              (gnu packages pkg-config)) 
| 
| (package
|  (name "brave-browser")
|  (version "1.38.111")
|  (source
|   (origin
|    (method url-fetch)
|    (uri (string-append
|          "https://github.com/brave/brave-browser/releases/download/v"
|          version "/brave-browser_" version "_amd64.deb"))
|    (sha256
|     (base32 "1fx2gbp21m7adclykq7nl21qm5hmlpcbnz0fdybmqfchs29d0i5i"))))
|  (build-system binary-build-system)
|  (arguments
|   `(#:install-plan
|     '(("opt/" "opt"))
|        #:patchelf-plan
|        '(("opt/brave.com/brave/brave" ("libc"))
|          ("opt/brave.com/brave/brave-browser" ("libc")))
|     #:phases
|     (modify-phases %standard-phases
|                    (replace 'unpack
|                             (lambda* (#:key inputs source #:allow-other-keys)
|                               (let ((dpkg (string-append (assoc-ref inputs "dpkg")
|                                                          "/bin/dpkg")))
|                                 (invoke dpkg "-x" source ".")))))))
|  ; need something like: dpkg-deb --fsys-tarfile $src | tar -x --no-same-permissions --no-same-owner
|  (native-inputs
|   `(("dpkg" ,dpkg)
|     ;; ("wrapGAppsHook" ,wrapGAppsHooks)
|     ))
|  (inputs
|   `(("glib" ,glib)
|     ("gtk+" ,gtk+)
|     ("gsettings-desktop-schemas" ,gsettings-desktop-schemas)))
|  (supported-systems '("x86_64-linux"))
|  (home-page "https://brave.com/")
|  (synopsis "Brave browser")
|  (description "Brave browser based on Chromium.")
|  (license (list license:mpl2.0)))
`----

      reply	other threads:[~2022-05-13 19:16 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
2022-05-06 14:39 ` Katherine Cox-Buday
2022-05-13 18:50   ` Benjamin Slade [this message]

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