Re: CDBS duplicate docs installation
2008/9/16 Charles Plessy <email@example.com>:
> Le Tue, Sep 16, 2008 at 08:56:45PM -0500, William Vera a écrit :
>> 2008/9/16 Charles Plessy <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
>> > it is probably that debhelper installs the docs (README AUTHORS
>> > ChangeLog TODO) in /usr/share/docs/foo and the makefile in /usr/doc/foo
>> > (see Makefile.am). The file names of the docs are generic enough that
>> > Debhelper guesses them.
>> Thanks, that appears it is the problem, so I guess just need patch Makefile.am
>> I'm correct?
> Patches are a higher work overhead than we suspect. If you are not in a
> hurry, I would recommend to ask Upstream he can change the path to the
> docs. That would make him do the work for you ;)
> Other alternatives to patching are to delete
> $(CURDIR)/debian/yourpackage/usr/doc, or to try to override the path at
> build time.
> If you chose to patch, I suggest that you forward it upstream and
> indicate this in the patch header.
> Have a nice day,
> Charles Plessy
> Debian Med packaging team,
> Tsurumi, Kanagawa, Japan
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