DH_INSTALLUDEV(1)                 Debhelper                DH_INSTALLUDEV(1)

NAME         top

       dh_installudev - install udev rules files

SYNOPSIS         top

       dh_installudev [debhelper options] [-n] [--name=name]

DESCRIPTION         top

       dh_installudev is a debhelper program that is responsible for
       installing udev rules files.

FILES         top

           Installed into lib/udev/rules.d/ in the package build directory.

OPTIONS         top

           When this parameter is used, dh_installudev looks for and
           installs files named debian/ instead of the
           usual debian/package.udev.

           Sets the priority the file. Default is 60.

NOTES         top

       Note that this command is not idempotent. dh_prep(1) should be called
       between invocations of this command. Otherwise, it may cause multiple
       instances of the same text to be added to maintainer scripts.

SEE ALSO         top


       This program is a part of debhelper.

AUTHOR         top

       Joey Hess <>

COLOPHON         top

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10.10.9                          2017-11-23                DH_INSTALLUDEV(1)