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authorjoey <joey>2000-10-28 18:44:02 +0000
committerjoey <joey>2000-10-28 18:44:02 +0000
commite832acd1f52e8aa5e23aee08ad047704780b182a (patch)
tree383a5106e6b59d08101d8e247805c12e86c9f21f /dh_builddeb.1
parent4c98da4fc74be80721e50f808b7a0b9a327feb64 (diff)
r380: * dh_builddeb: added a --filename option to specify the output filename.
This is intended to be used when building .udebs for the debian installer.
Diffstat (limited to 'dh_builddeb.1')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/dh_builddeb.1 b/dh_builddeb.1
index 9c5688c..cefcd64 100644
--- a/dh_builddeb.1
+++ b/dh_builddeb.1
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
dh_builddeb \- build debian packages
.B dh_builddeb
-.I "[debhelper options] [--destdir=directory] [-uparams] [-- params]"
+.I "[debhelper options] [--destdir=directory] [--name=filename] [-uparams] [-- params]"
dh_builddeb simply calls
.BR dpkg (8)
@@ -19,10 +19,14 @@ for a list of options common to all debhelper commands.
Use this if you want the generated .deb files to be put in a directory other
than the default of ".."
+.B --name=filename
+Use this if you want to force the generated .deb file to have a particular
+file name. Does not work well if more than one .deb is generated!
.B \-uparams
.B \-\- params
-Pass "params" to
+Pass "params" to
.BR dpkg-deb (1)
when it is used to build the package.