pkgwrite can make both redhat and debian packages from a single control file. It can make packages that are split into parts (clients and servers, development and user portions, etc) as well as handling packages that require multiple compilations (eg with different configure options). It tries to insulate the user from any specific details about either of the supported packaging systems.
Release Notes: Support for symlinks, fixing behavior regarding changelog.Debian.gz.
Release Notes: This release adds support for comments, support for platform-independent packages, support for conflicts, and bugfixes.
Release Notes: Initial public release.