MeeGo 1.2 Harmattan Developer Documentation Develop for the Nokia N9

Packaging your application with MADDE


  • Target installed and set as 'default' in MADDE.

Packaging your application

To package your application into a Debian package:

1. Go to the project directory and enter the following command:

mad dpkg-buildpackage

This creates the following files into the parent directory of the project:

  • .dsc description file
  • .tar.gz zipped package file
  • _armel.deb binary package
  • _armel.changes changelog

2. To transfer and install the created .deb file to the Harmattan device, enter the following command:

dpkg -i [location of the .deb file]

Note: For instructions on running your application, see section Running your application with MADDE.