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authorJoey Hess <>2009-03-06 14:11:45 -0500
committerJoey Hess <>2009-03-06 14:11:45 -0500
commit286f89e8dd31f967818011bd141aab46ed71a7e0 (patch)
tree8d2fc578fcb008b80dcfb70f79c852ec97b4d2bd /dh_installdocs
parent651be44c078b91112bf18d87d3629d23beb1a5c7 (diff)
dh_installdocs: No longer add maintainer script code to call doc-base, as it supports triggers in stable.
Diffstat (limited to 'dh_installdocs')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 17 deletions
diff --git a/dh_installdocs b/dh_installdocs
index c20095c..8795411 100755
--- a/dh_installdocs
+++ b/dh_installdocs
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ use Debian::Debhelper::Dh_Lib;
-B<dh_installdocs> [S<I<debhelper options>>] [B<-A>] [B<-n>] [B<-X>I<item>] [S<I<file ...>>]
+B<dh_installdocs> [S<I<debhelper options>>] [B<-A>] [B<-X>I<item>] [S<I<file ...>>]
@@ -40,10 +40,8 @@ debian/package.TODO can be used to specify files for subpackages.
Files named debian/ can list other files to be installed.
Files named debian/package.doc-base, will be installed as doc-base control
-files, and will make this program automatically generate the postinst and
-prerm commands needed to interface with the doc-base package. Note that the
-doc-id will be determined from the "Document:" entry in the
-doc-base control file in question.
+files. Note that the doc-id will be determined from the "Document:" entry
+in the doc-base control file in question.
If your package needs to register more than one document, you need multiple
files. To accomplish this, you can use files named debian/package.doc-base.*
@@ -57,10 +55,6 @@ files. To accomplish this, you can use files named debian/package.doc-base.*
Install all files specified by command line parameters in ALL packages
acted on.
-=item B<-n>, B<--noscripts>
-Do not modify postinst/prerm scripts.
=item B<-Xitem>, B<--exclude=item>
Exclude files that contain "item" anywhere in their filename from
@@ -223,14 +217,6 @@ foreach my $package (@{$dh{DOPACKAGES}}) {
foreach my $fn (keys %doc_ids) {
- if (! $dh{NOSCRIPTS}) {
- autoscript($package,"postinst","postinst-doc-base",
- "s/#DOC-ID#/$doc_ids{$fn}/",
- );
- autoscript($package,"prerm","prerm-doc-base",
- "s/#DOC-ID#/$doc_ids{$fn}/",
- );
- }