Error while building a package in Karmic, no /usr/share/cdbs/1/rules/

David MENTRE dmentre at
Sat Aug 1 15:58:19 UTC 2009

Hello Michael,

"Michael Bienia" <michael at> writes:

> While you don't need all build-dependencies to build a source package,
> a subset of the build-dependencies might be necessary to have
> installed.

Yes, obviously. So obvious that I did not thought about it. :-)

Andrea Gasparini suggested to me to use "apt-get build-dep
ocaml-libvirt" that helped a lot.

> As you have experienced you need to have the packages installed which
> provide files which are getting included in debian/rules. You also need
> to have the packages installed which are used in the "clean" target of
> debian/rules.


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