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authorJoey Hess <>2009-06-28 20:04:32 -0400
committerJoey Hess <>2009-06-28 20:04:32 -0400
commit78c45a7a290d4ee54e34f069fb49fdd36054b2ce (patch)
tree283a6ff9759d91cc970479ea0e1030142ae1d448 /dh
parent13e1de542d940506fdad6f14620131310bd8ec11 (diff)
add example
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@@ -179,6 +179,16 @@ sequence addons like this:
dh --with quilt $@
+Here is an example of overriding where the dh_auto_* commands find
+the package's source, for a package where the source is located in a
+subdirectory. It also forces use of perl's Module::Build build system,
+which can be necessary if debhelper wrongly detects that the package
+uses MakeMaker.
+ #!/usr/bin/make -f
+ %:
+ dh --sourcedirectory=src --buildsystem=perl_build $@
# Stash this away before init modifies it.