[Icecast] debian package from svn / errors and non working debian rules

Oliver Oli oliver.oli+0815 at gmail.com
Mon Aug 11 18:50:39 UTC 2008

maybe include the debian dir as an external from


On Mon, Aug 11, 2008 at 4:09 PM, Karl Heyes <karl at xiph.org> wrote:
> Oliver Oli wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I tried to build an debian package from svn. First I checked out trunk
>> and the 2.3.2 branch, which both build this quite "old" package :-)
>> icecast2_1.9+2.0alphasnap2+20030802-1_amd64.deb
>> Then I tried the kh branch, which doesn't build with dpkg-buildpackage:
>> debian/rules:6: debian/cdbs/1/rules/buildinfo.mk: No such file or
>> directory
>> make: *** No rule to make target `debian/cdbs/1/rules/buildinfo.mk'.
>>  Stop.
>> dpkg-buildpackage: failure: debian/rules clean gave error exit status 2
>> after I have removed the line from debian/rules, it starts compiling,
>> but throws an error:
> I'll probably remove the debian directory and leave the debian packagers to
> add what they need for their own packages. I don't get updates for those
> parts so it can fall out of sync easily.
>> make[4]: Leaving directory `/root/svn/icecast/src/timing'
>> make[4]: Entering directory `/root/svn/icecast/src'
>> cc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I..  -Wall -ffast-math -fsigned-char
>> -I/usr/include/libxml2 -I/usr/include  -pthread -g -O2 -g -Wall -O2 -c
>> cfgfile.c
>> In file included from cfgfile.h:32,
>>                 from cfgfile.c:27:
>> global.h:54: error: expected specifier-qualifier-list before 'spin_t'
>> global.h:66: warning: 'struct rate_calc' declared inside parameter list
>> global.h:66: warning: its scope is only this definition or
>> declaration, which is probably not what you want
>> global.h:67: warning: 'struct rate_calc' declared inside parameter list
>> global.h:68: warning: 'struct rate_calc' declared inside parameter list
> the kh tree in svn refers to modules that are shared with trunk (net etc)
> and I didn't want to include certain unused things into the trunk before
> 2.3.2. This is complete in the tarballs. That particular thing of spinlocks
> is probably ok to merge now.
> karl.

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