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Bug#158299: install-info: uses /var/backup without checking --infodir

Package: dpkg
Version: 1.10.4
Severity: normal

When building packages, install-info gets called with a temporary --infodir=
option into the build area.  install-info tries to write to
/var/backup/infodir.bak anyway, though.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux nevyn 2.4.19-pre10-ac2-drow #4 SMP Sun Jun 16 12:01:20 EDT 2002 i686
Locale: LANG=en_US, LC_CTYPE=

Versions of packages dpkg depends on:
ii  dselect                       1.10.4     a user tool to manage Debian packa
ii  libc6                         2.2.5-14   GNU C Library: Shared libraries an

-- no debconf information

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