Re: Packaging InVesalius
On Mon, Dec 10, 2012 at 04:14:11PM -0200, Thiago Franco Moraes wrote:
> InVesalius has a docs and its only file is a pdf file.
Please make very sure that the source also contains the *source* of this
PDF file (whatever it might be).
> It seems me
> that it is more correct put this file at the folder
> /usr/share/doc/invesalius/. OK. So I overrode dh_installdocs at
> dh_installdocs docs/user_guide_pt_BR.pdf
Same as for dh_install you can also use the file
> And I created a patch to InVesalius to change where InVesalius will
> find this pdf file. The problem is the process of package creation is
> compressing this files using gzip. I'm not sure if all pdf viewer can
> open gzip pdf files. Is it possible to dh_installdocs without it
> compressing my pdf file?
On the other hand: You also could put a symlink using a file
and just symlink to the original location which might save you the patch.
BTW, if the documentation is only in pt_BR I'd advise upstream to try to
give at least an English translation.