[ubuntu-uk] Publishing to the software centre
gareth.france at gmail.com
Wed Apr 23 14:07:42 UTC 2014
On 23/04/14 10:36, Alan Pope wrote:
> On 23 April 2014 10:31, Gareth France <gareth.france at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 23/04/14 10:27, Alan Lord wrote:
>>>> So does anyone have any ideas about packaging up this script? I now have
>>>> information about how to package it for submission but I still need a
>>>> way to run the program from the command line without calling perl.
>>> If your script is executable and has the right "shebang" at the start you
>>> will not need to call perl.
>> The script is called seaward.pl, I want it to be run by simply typing
>> seaward. How do I achieve this?
> Make sure it's got the executable bit set, rename it seaward and make
> sure the first line is:-
> #!/usr/bin/env perl
> Put the file in your path and you're done.
I have tried renaming the file but still get a 'Command not found'
error. Any ideas
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