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Build strongswan v5.5.0 debian package — with debug symbols

Usually I am using the┬ápackages from the official repositories. However, sometimes it’s necessary to use a newer version, I recently had to do this with strongswan and I’m sharing the procedure for other people to try. Get the build dependencies [codesyntax lang=”bash”] apt-get update apt-get install devscripts fakeroot apt-get build-dep strongswan [/codesyntax] Obtain and build … Continue reading Build strongswan v5.5.0 debian package — with debug symbols

How to install the same debian packages on another system

The approach is simple: generate a list of installed packages on Debian-based systems and install this list of packages on the new box. This approach is useful when you want to install the same packages on another fresh OS install for example. 1. To export the list of installed packages, proceed as follows: [codesyntax lang=”bash”] … Continue reading How to install the same debian packages on another system