Bug#369268: [Build-common-hackers] Bug#369268: debhelper.mk: installs common docs instead of docs listed in package.docs

Micha Lenk micha at lenk.info
Tue Jun 6 22:02:02 UTC 2006


Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> Micha Lenk wrote:
>> I suggest to alter dh_installdocs for support of installing files
>> listed in <package>.docs in preference over the files specified on
>> command line. Afterwards it should be fairly easy to fix this bug
>> cleanly.
> Great, but what does cdbs have to do with that?  You'll have to talk to 
> the debhelper maintainer to get that idea rejected.

cdbs should make use of this new feature in order to close this bug. Of 
course it is possible to fix the bug otherwise. But simply closing the 
bug isn't fixing it.

If you do not agree please consider to tag this bug wontfix instead of 
closing it.


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