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authorJoey Hess <>2013-08-11 21:21:24 +0200
committerJoey Hess <>2013-08-11 21:21:24 +0200
commitfeb76f76e099df14be6ca5c33baf91d0a4f307a9 (patch)
treee6e2f30e0ac663066963a140d8adbb37c8aec7a8 /debhelper.pod
parent7b0d501cecd3cf0a631b63d31bbd6f8adfa8bb6d (diff)
dh_installinit: Fix a longstanding accidental behavior that caused a file named debian/package to be installed as the init script. Only fixed in v10 since packages might depend on this behavior. Closes: #719359
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diff --git a/debhelper.pod b/debhelper.pod
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--- a/debhelper.pod
+++ b/debhelper.pod
@@ -532,6 +532,11 @@ This compatibility level is still open for development; use with caution.
Changes from v9 are:
+=item -
+B<dh_installinit> will no longer install a file named debian/I<package>
+as an init script.
=over 8
=item -