packaging my first library, error from dpkg-buildpackage
I'm just trying to package my first library. First I have compiled
the package to test it. Than again unpacked it and done
a `dh_make'. Checked the Makefike, edited
the Debian config files and than `dpkg-buildpackage -rfakeroot'.
Now I got an error, which I don't understand:
# Add here commands to install the package into debian/tmp
/usr/bin/make install DESTDIR="/usr/src/libkemo-m104-1/debian/tmp"
make: Entering directory `/usr/src/libkemo-m104-1'
find /usr/src/libkemo-m104-1/debian/tmp/man/man3 -name "*M104*" -exec
find: /usr/src/libkemo-m104-1/debian/tmp/man/man3: No such file or
make: *** [uninstall] Error 1
make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/libkemo-m104-1'
make: *** [install] Error 2
It looks like some temporary files (for the man.3 files
in the source dir) will be created in ./debian/tmp/man/man3
On the other hand `dh_make' created these files and dirs,
where I suppose the dirs are for holding the temporary
files for the package build process:
drwxr-xr-x 3 wehe wehe 4096 Apr 21 12:54 libkemo-m104-dev
-rw-rw-r-- 1 wehe wehe 33 Apr 21 12:53
-rw-rw-r-- 1 wehe wehe 45 Apr 21 07:11
drwxr-xr-x 3 wehe wehe 4096 Apr 21 12:54 libkemo-m1041
-rw-rw-r-- 1 wehe wehe 21 Apr 21 12:53
-rw-rw-r-- 1 wehe wehe 18 Apr 21 07:11
Than I checked other library source packages. But when
finding one with a sort of canonical rules file, these
kind of dirs are not in the ./debian tree.
I tried to find a solution in the packaging related docs and
googelt, too. Also set the debug option in debian/rules to gain
more information. Also I have Debian/testing with latest
packaging tools. Please give me a pointer.
Description: driver library for the M104 4 way parallel port switch by
This is the driver library for the M104 4 way computer switch
made by Kemo electronic (http://www.kemo-electronic.de/m104_gb.html).
With this library you will be able to access your switch under Linux,
in order to control appliances plugged to your parallel port in a
safe and consistent way, without risking to damage your parallel port
or even worse your motherboard.
The primary site is :
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