dh_installdirs - create subdirectories in package build directories
is a debhelper program that is responsible for creating
subdirectories in package build directories.
Many packages can get away with omitting the call to dh_installdirs
completely. Notably, other dh_*
commands are expected to create
directories as needed.
- Lists directories to be created in package.
Generally, there is no need to list directories created by the upstream
build system or directories needed by other debhelper
- -A, --all
- Create any directories specified by command line parameters
in ALL packages acted on, not just the first.
- dir ...
- Create these directories in the package build directory of
the first package acted on. (Or in all packages if -A is
This program is a part of debhelper.
Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org>