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2 files changed, 10 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index adc29a2..35aede3 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -2,6 +2,10 @@ debhelper (7.2.15) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
* dh_strip: Also strip OCaml shared libraries. (Stephane Glondu)
Closes: #527272
+ * dh_compress: Avoid compressing .svg and .sgvz files, since these
+ might be used as images on a html page, and also to avoid needing
+ to special case the .svgz extention when compressing svg.
+ Closes: #530253
-- Joey Hess <> Mon, 18 May 2009 15:42:04 -0400
diff --git a/dh_compress b/dh_compress
index 575d3bc..3d6c1b6 100755
--- a/dh_compress
+++ b/dh_compress
@@ -24,9 +24,10 @@ to the new files.
By default, dh_compress compresses files that debian policy mandates should
be compressed, namely all files in usr/share/info, usr/share/man,
usr/X11R6/man, files in usr/share/doc that are larger than 4k in size,
-(except the copyright file, .html and .css files, and files that appear to be
-already compressed based on their extensions), and all changelog files. Plus
-PCF fonts underneath usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/ and usr/share/fonts/X11/
+(except the copyright file, .html and .css files, image files, and files
+that appear to be already compressed based on their extensions), and all
+changelog files. Plus PCF fonts underneath usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/ and
If a debian/package.compress file exists, the default files are not
compressed. Instead, the debian/packages.compress is ran as a shell
@@ -42,7 +43,7 @@ debian/package.compress file if you really need to.
=item B<-X>I<item>, B<--exclude=>I<item>
Exclude files that contain "item" anywhere in their filename from being
-compressed. For example, -X.jpeg will exclude jpeg files from compression.
+compressed. For example, -X.tiff will exclude tiff files from compression.
You may use this option multiple times to build up a list of things to
exclude. You can accomplish the same thing by using a debian/compress file,
but this is easier.
@@ -102,6 +103,7 @@ foreach my $package (@{$dh{DOPACKAGES}}) {
! -iname "*.tgz" ! -iname "*.z" ! -iname "*.bz2" \\
! -iname "*-gz" ! -iname "*-z" ! -iname "*_z" \\
! -iname "*.jar" ! -iname "*.zip" ! -iname "*.css" \\
+ ! -iname "*.svg" ! -iname "*.svgz" \\
! -name "index.sgml" \\
! -name "copyright" 2>/dev/null || true;
find usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts usr/share/fonts/X11 -type f -name "*.pcf" 2>/dev/null || true;