Lesson 9

Dates: 6/21/2017
Building Linux packages
Linux System Administration


Building packages on Ubuntu and CentOS


  • How to deploy software on multiple identical systems?

  • tar/gzip + scp or rsunc is a possibility. However they lack of the version and dependency control as well as clean uninstall.

  • .rpm and .deb packaging is the best solution: clean install/uninstall, version control, dependency control.

  • Introduction to building .deb packages.

  • Introduction to building .rpm packages.


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