[Slackbuilds-users] FUNAMBOL - How do You create a SlackBuild for This

Antonio Hernández Blas hba.nihilismus at gmail.com
Thu Dec 4 05:20:54 UTC 2008

2008/12/3 Robert W. Wendel <kf0xb at imonmail.com>:
> I'm a newbie at this, but can someone explain how to create a slackbuild for
> a binary that seems to be an installation program.
> This is the name of the binary: funambol-7.0.6.bin
> It is found at this URL:
> http://funambol.com/opensource/download_response.php?file_id=funambol-7.0.6.bin
> I want to use this to eventually sync up ipaq PDA data with Linux via
> wireless.  Was never able to get Synce to compile.
> Thanks,
> B.W.

You can find a 'Funambol Installation and Configuration Guide' pdf here:

Check if that *.bin file has some switch/options to make an unattended
installation, something like '--prefix=/opt/Funambol' or something
like that, maybe '--help' or '-h' can be usefulls

If that is not the case, check if its possible to answer all question
(that the installer makes you) using heredoc:


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