Shame on me. I was trying to do each setep manually from a fresh fakerooted shell. Then my DH_COMPAT was not set. Thank you for your clue. Christophe On Thu, Jan 17, 2002 at 10:59:12AM +0000, Julian Gilbey wrote: > On Wed, Jan 16, 2002 at 11:19:27PM -0500, christophe barb? wrote: > > > > I'm trying to use dh_movefiles to fill a package-dev directory but > > something change and I don't understand what is expected from me. > > > > # dh_movefiles > > dh_movefiles: I was asked to move files from debian/tmp to debian/tmp. > > Perhaps you should set DH_COMPAT=2? > > > > I've tried several thing like 'dh_movefiles package-dev' but nothing > > help. > > > > I've the two files package-dev.(files|dirs) in the debian directory. > > dh_movefiles acts on *all* of your packages, moving files from > debian/tmp to debian/$pkg for each package, according to the list of > files in $pkg.files. If you are using DH_COMPAT>=2, then your primary > package directory will be debian/$pkg; with DH_COMPAT=1, it will be > debian/tmp. So what happens in your case is you are trying to move > files from debian/tmp to debian/tmp when you handle the primary > package. > > Easiest solution: don't let dh_movefiles act on your primary package, > so use dh_movefiles -Xpackage. > > Julian > > -- > =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- > > Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, Debian GNU/Linux Developer > Queen Mary, Univ. of London see http://people.debian.org/~jdg/ > http://www.maths.qmul.ac.uk/~jdg/ or http://www.debian.org/ > Visit http://www.thehungersite.com/ to help feed the hungry > > > -- > To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to firstname.lastname@example.org > with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact email@example.com > -- Christophe Barbé <firstname.lastname@example.org> GnuPG FingerPrint: E0F6 FADF 2A5C F072 6AF8 F67A 8F45 2F1E D72C B41E Dogs believe they are human. Cats believe they are God.
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