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  1. Percona Server for MySQL
  2. PS-6972

deb package build instructions are unnessarily complex

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: On Hold
    • Priority: Low
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 5.7.x, 8.0.x
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Documentation
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      Description

      The instructions from here:

      https://www.percona.com/doc/percona-server/LATEST/installation.html#building-percona-server-debian-ubuntu-packages

      may be correct for someone generating debs for multiple plateform but is not the common use case.  Instead of using the complex sbuild tool,  the procedure should use:

      dpkg-buildpackage -b

      which is much simpler.

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            Assignee:
            patrick.birch Patrick Birch
            Reporter:
            yves@percona.com Yves Trudeau
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