Re: Problem with dpkg-shlibdeps
George Danchev <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> However, the files are already installed where they should be
>> IMO. Running dh_shlibdeps with -v gives
> Are you sure that these binaries are already installed in debian/<pkg>/ and
> that dpkg-shlibdeps gets called after that, i.e. not before they are in place.
> See Raphaël's comments on #518687.
No, I've found out now (Use the source, conveniently dpkg-shlibdeps is a
Perl script): I was the DEBIAN directory in the package directory which
was missing, and which made dpkg-shlibdeps _think_ that it wasn't a
Simply calling dh_installdeb before dh_shlibdeps fixed it; it wasn't me
who wrote that debian/rules and I have no idea whether it used to work.
Dr. Frank Küster
Debian Developer (TeXLive)
VCD Aschaffenburg-Miltenberg, ADFC Miltenberg
B90/Grüne KV Miltenberg