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How to create a packaging environment with sbuild

Requirements Dedicated VM/server CPU – The more CPU you have the faster the builds will run; Mem – The more you have, the better. With enough RAM, you can run the chroot overlay in memory. This is particularly useful to speed up build process and prolong the life of your SSD. Disk – preferably SSD, …

How to remove snap from Ubuntu

I’m not going to dwell too much on the reasons for you to ditch snapd, nevertheless, the most common ones are that snap packages: consume more space; take more time to install; take longer to launch and might be less performant; don’t match your Ubuntu theme. Whatever your reasons are, this should help you getting …

How to report a bug

Before submitting a new bug report, please keep the following in mind: We only package the upstream software. We are not software developers, neither provide here any software developed by us. Therefore, our support is limited to the packaging process.Being this said, you should report to us a bug when: you suspect the issue was …

How to request a new package

You may request additional packages by filing a bug here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/xtradeb/+filebug. Before submitting a new package request, please try to adhere to the following convention: Summary: Request package: <package name> Further information: Provide the location of the source code in the description