dh-di - Debhelper addon for debian-installer

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name dh-di
Package version 8
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 31 B
Download size 11.22 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
This debhelper addon automates various specialised tasks needed to build
packages that form part of the Debian installer (d-i).


Package Version Architecture Repository
dh-di_8_all.deb 8 all Ubuntu Main
dh-di - - -


Name Value
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package dh-di_8_all.deb
Source Package dh-di

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install dh-di deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install dh-di




2016-01-31 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org>
dh-di (8) unstable; urgency=medium
* Use HTTPS for Vcs-* URLs, and link to cgit rather than gitweb.
* Declare binary package as Multi-Arch: foreign.
2016-01-17 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
dh-di (7) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Colin Watson ]
* Policy version 3.9.6: no changes required.
2014-01-02 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
dh-di (6) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Colin Watson ]
* Add Files field to licence paragraph in debian/copyright, as required by
the current specification.
[ Christian Perrier ]
* Update Standards to 3.9.5 (checked)
2013-07-14 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
dh-di (5) unstable; urgency=low
[ Colin Watson ]
* Tell dh to skip dh_di_numbers if a di-numbers file doesn't exist.
[ Dmitrijs Ledkovs ]
* Set debian source format to '3.0 (native)'.
* Bump debhelper compat level to 9.
* Set Vcs-* to canonical format.
[ Christian Perrier ]
* Add myself to Uploaders
2013-05-12 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
dh-di (4) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
[ Colin Watson ]
* Make debian/copyright non-executable.
[ Christian Perrier ]
* Use 1.0 as Format-Specification for debian/copyright
* Policy version 3.9.4: no changes required.
2009-09-16 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org>
dh-di (3) unstable; urgency=low
* Policy version 3.8.3: no changes required.
* Add FILES section to dh_di_numbers(1); compare debhelper 7.4.1.
* Only append the basename of each source directory in di-numbers to the
destination directory, not the whole source directory (LP: #430724).
2009-08-26 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org>
dh-di (2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix semantics of symlink creation in _numbers files.
2009-08-13 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org>
dh-di (1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release.

See Also

Package Description
dh-exec_0.23_amd64.deb Scripts to help with executable debhelper files
dh-golang_1.12ubuntu1_all.deb debhelper add-on for packaging software written in Go (golang)
dh-make_2.201604_all.deb tool that converts source archives into Debian package source
dh-php_0.10_all.deb debhelper add-on to handle PHP PECL extensions
dh-python_2.20151103ubuntu1_all.deb Debian helper tools for packaging Python libraries and applications
dh-strip-nondeterminism_0.015-1_all.deb debhelper add-on to strip non-determinism from files
dh-translations_129_all.deb debhelper extension for translation support
dict-foldoc_20150318-1_all.deb FOLDOC dictionary database
dict-gcide_0.48.1_all.deb Comprehensive English Dictionary
dict-jargon_4.4.7-2ubuntu1_all.deb dict package for The Jargon Lexicon
dict-moby-thesaurus_1.0-6.3~fakesync1_all.deb Largest and most comprehensive thesaurus
dict-vera_1.22-1_all.deb Dictionary of computer related acronyms -- dict format
dict_1.12.1+dfsg-3_amd64.deb dictionary client
dictd_1.12.1+dfsg-3_amd64.deb dictionary server
dictionaries-common-dev_1.26.3_all.deb spelling dictionaries - developer files