deb-src-files(5) — Linux manual page

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deb-src-files(5)               dpkg suite               deb-src-files(5)

NAME         top

       deb-src-files - Debian distribute files format

SYNOPSIS         top

       debian/files

DESCRIPTION         top

       This file contains the list of artifacts that are to be
       distributed via the .changes control file.

       The debian/files file has a simple whitespace-delimited format.

            filename section priority [ keyword=value... ]

       filename is the name of the artifact to distribute.

       section and priority correspond to the respective control fields
       available in the .deb.  The allowed values are specific to each
       distribution archive.

       keyword=value... corresponds to an optional whitespace-delimited
       list of attributes for this entry.  The only currently supported
       keyword is automatic with value yes, to mark automatically
       generated files.

NOTES         top

       This file is not intended to be modified directly, please use one
       of dpkg-gencontrol or dpkg-distaddfile to add entries to it.

SEE ALSO         top

       dpkg-genchanges(1), dpkg-distaddfile(1).

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1.19.6-2-g6e42d5               2019-03-25               deb-src-files(5)

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