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Re: dh_movefiles, tar vs. mv

* Brian May [Mon, 28 Feb 2005 09:05:01 +1100]:

> A benefit of moving files, rather then copying, is that you get to see
> at a glance what files your package left behind and missed in
> debian/tmp (e.g. if upstream adds new files to the packages but
> doesn't document these additions).

  FWIW, there is always dh_install --no-act --list-missing.

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