Projects / mkpkg


mkpkg is a small toolkit for automatically building Slackware or OpenLab packages. It should work on most packages that contain a makefile. It follows Slackware standards and is intended to build packages acceptable for After you type the description, it generates a correctly formatted slack-desc file and logs configure options.

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Recent releases

  •  13 Oct 2005 17:44

    Release Notes: This is a milestone release. Significant production use over several months has steadily ironed out the last remaining bugs, and the single major missing feature (package build numbering) has been added.

    •  28 Aug 2005 22:40

      Release Notes: The system handles configure options better. A series of error checks throughout helps prevent broken packages and the system can now automatically handle package dependencies for you. There are several other minor feature enhancements and bugfixes.

      •  24 Aug 2005 06:42

        Release Notes: A critical coreutils integration bug was fixed. Handling of non-autoconf sources was improved.

        •  23 Aug 2005 07:43

          No changes have been submitted for this release.


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