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NAMEdh_builddeb - build Debian binary packages
SYNOPSISdh_builddeb [debhelper options] [--destdir=directory] [--filename=name] [-- params]
DESCRIPTIONdh_builddeb simply calls dpkg-deb(1) to build a Debian package or packages. It will also build dbgsym packages when dh_strip(1) and dh_gencontrol(1) have prepared them.
It supports building multiple binary packages in parallel, when enabled by
- Use this if you want the generated .deb files to be put in a directory other than the default of "..".
- Use this if you want to force the generated .deb file to have a particular file name. Does not work well if more than one .deb is generated!
- -- params
- Pass params to dpkg-deb(1) when it is used to build the package.
- This is another way to pass params to dpkg-deb(1). It is deprecated; use -- instead.
This program is a part of debhelper.