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-rwxr-xr-xdh2
2 files changed, 4 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/debhelper.pod b/debhelper.pod
index 45d9241..9000d69 100644
--- a/debhelper.pod
+++ b/debhelper.pod
@@ -476,8 +476,9 @@ multiarch directories to autoconf in --libdir and --libexecdir.
=item -
-dh supports use of standard targets in debian/rules without needing
-to manually define the dependencies between targets there.
+dh allows defining custom build, build-arch, and build-indep targets
+in debian/rules, without needing to manually define the other targets
+that depend on them.
=item -
diff --git a/dh b/dh
index 68f3d79..bf9685d 100755
--- a/dh
+++ b/dh
@@ -258,7 +258,7 @@ B<build-indep>.
Note that in the example above, dh will arrange for "debian/rules build"
to call your build-indep and build-arch targets. You do not need to
-explicitly define the dependencies in the rules file when using dh with
+explicitly define those dependencies in the rules file when using dh with
compatibility level v9. This example would be more complicated with
earlier compatibility levels.