How to Upload Your New Extension
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1. open an ATerminal window, change to the directory your extension is in.
2. type "md5sum extension.tar.gz > extension.md5.txt
3. create the file "extension.info" using the following template:
Title: my_program.dsl Description: Program I made into a MyDSL extension Version: 42 Author: http://www.my_program.org/ Original-site: http://www.my_program.org/ Copying-policy: Whatever license my program uses (GPL, BSD, MIT, etc) Extension by: me Comments: This is a really awesome application that does many useful things that I think the DSL community will benefit from. It requires the xxxx.dsl and the yyyy.dsl to function. This was repackaged from the my_program_42.0-0_i386.deb file found at ftp.us.debian.org stable. Includes icon and menu. Change-log: 08/24/2005 - First DSL Version Current: 09/12/2042 - Upgraded and Revised for xxxx-new.dsl
Send all three files as attachments to:
Once received it will be posted into the testing area of the repository and it will be included in the monthly announcement in the "Testing Area."
NOTE: While you're at it, make two tarballs ("tar.gz" files): One containing executables and one containing all the text files. You can keep the text tarball for your own use and send it to others who ask for documentation.