[debhelper-devel] Bug#815506: dh_install: not-installed requires debian/tmp/ prefix
niels at thykier.net
Sat Jul 16 07:52:00 UTC 2016
On Sat, 16 Jul 2016 15:34:28 +0800 Drew Parsons <dparsons at debian.org> wrote:
> severity 815506 important
> On Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:12:50 +0100 Felix Geyer <fgeyer at debian.org>
> > For example this d/not-installed file doesn't work:
> > usr/bin/passenger-install-nginx-module
> > While this works:
> > debian/tmp/usr/bin/passenger-install-nginx-module
> > This seems unnecessary and is not documented.
> > It would be great if dh_install could add the prefix automatically.
> It's even worse than that. debhelper now no longer installs by default
> into debian/tmp, but into individual package subdirs, so Felix's
> workaround does not work.
debhelper by default installs into debian/<package> for *single* binary
package builds and to debian/tmp for *multi* binary builds. This
behaviour has been unchanged for years.
If you see a different *default* behaviour, please file that as a
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