|author||Joey Hess <email@example.com>||2010-12-05 16:31:06 -0400|
|committer||Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2010-12-05 16:31:06 -0400|
dh_installdocs: Clarify that debian/README.Debian and debian/TODO are only installed into the first package listed in debian/control. Closes: #606036
Diffstat (limited to 'dh_installdocs')
1 files changed, 13 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/dh_installdocs b/dh_installdocs
index 581d635..104b796 100755
@@ -28,9 +28,8 @@ List documentation files to be installed into I<package>.
+The copyright file is installed into all packages, unless a more
+specific copyright file is available.
@@ -38,11 +37,18 @@ List documentation files to be installed into I<package>.
-Each of these files is automatically installed if present. Use the package
-specific name if I<package> needs a different version of the file.
+Each of these files is automatically installed if present for a
+These files are installed into the first binary package listed in
-Note that F<debian/README.debian> is also installed as F<README.Debian>,
-and F<debian/TODO> will be installed as F<TODO.Debian> in non-native packages.
+Note that F<README.debian> files are also installed as F<README.Debian>,
+and F<TODO> files will be installed as F<TODO.Debian> in non-native packages.