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diff --git a/dh_installdeb b/dh_installdeb
index 386640b..def76d1 100755
--- a/dh_installdeb
+++ b/dh_installdeb
@@ -15,8 +15,8 @@ B<dh_installdeb> [S<I<debhelper options>>]
=head1 DESCRIPTION
-dh_installdeb is a debhelper program that is responsible for installing
-files into the DEBIAN directories in package build directories with the
+B<dh_installdeb> is a debhelper program that is responsible for installing
+files into the F<DEBIAN> directories in package build directories with the
correct permissions.
=head1 FILES
@@ -31,7 +31,7 @@ correct permissions.
=item I<package>.prerm
-These maintainer scripts are installed into the DEBIAN directory.
+These maintainer scripts are installed into the F<DEBIAN> directory.
Inside the scripts, the token B<#DEBHELPER#> is replaced with
shell script snippets generated by other debhelper commands.
@@ -40,22 +40,42 @@ shell script snippets generated by other debhelper commands.
=item I<package>.shlibs
-These control files are installed into the DEBIAN directory.
+These control files are installed into the F<DEBIAN> directory.
=item I<package>.conffiles
-This control file will be installed into the DEBIAN directory.
+This control file will be installed into the F<DEBIAN> directory.
-In V3 compatibility mode and higher, all files in the etc/ directory in a
+In v3 compatibility mode and higher, all files in the F<etc/> directory in a
package will automatically be flagged as conffiles by this program, so
there is no need to list them manually here.
+=item I<package>.maintscript
+
+Lines in this file correspond to L<dpkg-maintscript-helper(1)> commands and
+parameters. Any shell metacharacters will be escaped, so arbitrary shell
+code cannot be inserted here. For example, a line such as C<mv_conffile
+/etc/oldconffile /etc/newconffile> will insert maintainer script snippets
+into all maintainer scripts sufficient to move that conffile.
+
+A versioned Pre-Dependency on dpkg is needed to use
+L<dpkg-maintscript-helper(1)>. An appropriate Pre-Dependency is
+set in ${misc:Pre-Depends} ; you should make sure to put that token into
+an appropriate place in your debian/control file.
+
=back
=cut
init();
+# dpkg-maintscript-helper commands with their associated dpkg pre-dependency
+# versions.
+my %maintscript_predeps = (
+ "rm_conffile" => "1.15.7.2",
+ "mv_conffile" => "1.15.7.2",
+);
+
foreach my $package (@{$dh{DOPACKAGES}}) {
my $tmp=tmpdir($package);
@@ -76,6 +96,22 @@ foreach my $package (@{$dh{DOPACKAGES}}) {
next;
}
+ my $maintscriptfile=pkgfile($package, "maintscript");
+ if ($maintscriptfile) {
+ foreach my $line (filedoublearray($maintscriptfile)) {
+ my $cmd=$line->[0];
+ error("unknown dpkg-maintscript-helper command: $cmd")
+ unless exists $maintscript_predeps{$cmd};
+ addsubstvar($package, "misc:Pre-Depends", "dpkg",
+ ">= $maintscript_predeps{$cmd}");
+ my $params=escape_shell(@$line);
+ foreach my $script (qw{postinst preinst prerm postrm}) {
+ autoscript($package, $script, "maintscript-helper",
+ "s!#PARAMS#!$params!g");
+ }
+ }
+ }
+
# Install debian scripts.
foreach my $script (qw{postinst preinst prerm postrm}) {
debhelper_script_subst($package, $script);