dh_testdir(1) — Linux manual page


DH_TESTDIR(1)                   Debhelper                  DH_TESTDIR(1)

NAME         top

       dh_testdir - test directory before building Debian package

SYNOPSIS         top

       dh_testdir [debhelper options] [file ...]

DESCRIPTION         top

       dh_testdir tries to make sure that you are in the correct
       directory when building a Debian package. It makes sure that the
       file debian/control exists, as well as any other files you
       specify. If not, it exits with an error.

OPTIONS         top

       file ...
           Test for the existence of these files too.

SEE ALSO         top


       This program is a part of debhelper.

AUTHOR         top

       Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>

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