Using checkinstall in svn build

Foxy foxy at
Wed Sep 28 00:28:20 CEST 2005

I tried to build a xfce from svn using checkinstall instead of make 
install. It proved a real problem. The thing is that checkinstall does 
not like spaces in version and release numbers, signs like > or = and 
spaces in dependencies. I wanted to use a script which I found at and modified. Well I ended up 
installing a snapshot and for the components which are not in snapshot I 
edited .spec file every time.

I wonder if it is possible to make it easier to install xfce-svn using 

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