[Build-common-hackers] Bug#661983: Bug#661983: cdbs automake rules set libexecdir incorrectly

Jonas Smedegaard dr at jones.dk
Sat Mar 3 12:04:36 UTC 2012

On 12-03-03 at 10:55am, Remi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> The autotools rules in cdbs set libexecdir to /usr/lib/$pkg instead of 
> simply /usr/lib. As a consequence pkglibexecdir becomes 
> /usr/lib/$pkg/$pkg.
> libexecdir and libdir are supposed to be identical in Debian.
> See also http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=541458 .

Thanks for bringing it to our attention!

Unfortunately that value have been wrong for as long as CDBS existed, so 
may break things if simply changed now.

Help checking if it will break anything is much appreciated.

 - Jonas

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