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Re: debian/tmp vs. debian/package

On Wed, 19 Nov 2003 15:34:18 -0600, Steve Langasek
<vorlon@netexpress.net> wrote:
>Using debian/tmp has advantages for multi-binary packages, IMHO: it
>gives you a way to easily review the contents of that directory after
>"./debian/rules binary" to see if upstream has installed anything new
>that needs to be added to the file list for one of the packages.

If I recall correctly, that was valid for dh_movefiles. Nowadays, this
has been replaced by dh_install which does not move but rather copy
the files.


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