Thought I would share this since I remember trying to do this in the past and couldn't figure it out.  There's a way to include the non-free repo in your plan.  In my case, I wanted to include snmp-mibs-downloader.

What you do is you edit the Makefile, and on a line somewhere above the include line, you put:


There are a number of other variables you can use here.  You can see them if you run: 'make help'

Jeremy Davis's picture

It's one (of probably many) things which isn't all that well documented. As per many open source projects, documentation is sadly lacking. We'd love to resolve that, but we always seem to have something more important to do!

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