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authorJoey Hess <>2009-06-28 21:31:02 -0400
committerJoey Hess <>2009-06-28 21:31:02 -0400
commit5c60807085c6dcf38d76af31efca809ccd89e5f1 (patch)
parent63a9ae5d8a3af3d8c707187fb7cb55d55533a7df (diff)
remove some dh_install stuff
2 files changed, 1 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/dh_auto_install b/dh_auto_install
index 61ed904..8a976a5 100755
--- a/dh_auto_install
+++ b/dh_auto_install
@@ -24,8 +24,7 @@ set). If there is a or Build.PL, it is used.
The files are installed into debian/<package>/ if there is only one binary
package. In the multiple binary package case, the files are instead
installed into debian/tmp/, and should be moved from there to the
-appropriate package build directory using L<dh_install(1)> or
+appropriate package build directory using L<dh_install(1)>.
DESTDIR is used to tell make where to install the files.
If the Makefile was generated by MakeMaker from a Makefile.PL, it will
diff --git a/dh_install b/dh_install
index 5a3a7f5..c83ec81 100755
--- a/dh_install
+++ b/dh_install
@@ -90,12 +90,6 @@ Makes all files to be installed be found under dir. If this is
specified, it is akin to all the filenames having "dir/" prepended
to them.
-To make dh_install behave like the old dh_movefiles, move your
-package.files file to package.install and call dh_install with
-"--sourcedir=debian/tmp" appended to the command. This will
-approximate dh_movefiles behaviour, except it will copy files instead
-of moving them.
=item B<-Xitem>, B<--exclude=item>
Exclude files that contain "item" anywhere in their filename from