On Jun 5, 2009, at 12:22 PM, Gerry Reno wrote:
Has there been any progress on getting the 'bdist_deb' target (akin to 'bdist_rpm') implemented in Distutils? We are looking for behavior that would be similar to bdist_rpm driven by setup.cfg with fully automated generation of packages. There is in existence a set of patches that supposedly does this. Has any progress been made to integrate those patches?
I use stdeb for this purpose:
For example, here is a buildbot which automatically builds a new .deb from the Python source whenever a new patch is committed to the revision control repository: