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Re: [Q:] Which tool creates the DEBIAN subdirectory

Am Montag, 13. März 2006 02:28 schrieb Joe Smith:
> "Rainer Dorsch" <rdorsch@web.de> wrote in message
> [🔎] 200603122252.13092.rdorsch@web.de">news:[🔎] 200603122252.13092.rdorsch@web.de...
> > Hello,
> >
> > I tried to package cpuinfo but it seems that the files in debian/tmp did
> > not
> > make it into the .deb file:
> debian/tmp is only used if debian/compat does not exist or contains '1'.
> My guess is that your package has some other value in debian/compat.
> If that is the case, install to to debian/<package> (replacing package with
> the name of the binary package)
> instead of debian/tmp.

That was a hit, many thanks. debian/compat contained 4, installing to 
debian/cpuinfo solved the problem.

Is there documentation on debian/compat? Apparently dh_make generated this 


Rainer Dorsch
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