[Build-common-hackers] Bug#461369: Bug#461369: cdbs: Please provide a common install:: hook

Jonas Smedegaard dr at jones.dk
Fri Jan 18 03:13:27 UTC 2008

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On Fri, Jan 18, 2008 at 03:56:12AM +0100, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
>On 18/01/2008, Jonas Smedegaard wrote:
>> How about this, as used by multiple cdbs snippets?:
>>    common-install-arch common-install-indep:: common-install-impl
>>    common-install-impl::
>>            dh_install --sourcedir=debian/tmp --autodest --list-missing
>> It would probably needs stamping to avoid getting run multiple times...
>That's very fine, thanks! I actually only need common-install-arch, so 
>that's even simpler.

Good to hear that.

>I'm not sure what to do with that bugreport, though. Maybe transform it
>to a “please document how to write an install::-like hook”? I guess it's
>better than just closing it, which means someone with the same problem
>would open another similar bugreport.

No offense, but I'd say just close it, as it really isn't a bug as much 
as it is a question for help.

When I want to do some tricks with cdbs I tend to look at the various 
snippets below /usr/share/cdbs/1 to see if someone has already invented 
something similar :-)

Kind regards,

  - Jonas

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