Bug#369268: [Build-common-hackers] Bug#369268: why not filtering?
peter_e at gmx.net
Mon May 29 12:49:04 UTC 2006
Am Montag, 29. Mai 2006 14:05 schrieb Micha Lenk:
> This bugreport is about having a common README in DEB_INSTALL_DOCS_ALL
> overriding a README (from a different location) mentioned in per-package
> file <package>.docs.
This really gets into debhelper behavior. The stuff on the command line and
in the files complements each other, and if you mention an equally-named file
twice, you'll have a problem. I see that this is a bother for you but it's
just an unfortunate consequence of debhelper behavior. I don't see how we
can change that in CDBS without overruling debhelper design decisions.
I'd say the best way to deal with this would be to override
DEB_INSTALL_DOCS_ALL for individual packages, like so:
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