DH_INSTALLMIME(1) Debhelper DH_INSTALLMIME(1)
dh_installmime - install mime files into package build directories
dh_installmime [debhelper options] [-n]
dh_installmime is a debhelper program that is responsible for
installing mime files into package build directories.
It also automatically generates the postinst and postrm commands needed
to interface with the debian mime-support and shared-mime-info
packages. These commands are inserted into the maintainer scripts by
dh_installdeb. See dh_installdeb(1) for an explanation of how this
If files named debian/package.mime or debian/package.sharedmimeinfo
exist, then they are installed into usr/lib/mime/packages/package and
/usr/share/mime/packages/package.xml (respectively) in the package
Do not modify postinst/postrm scripts.
Note that this command is not idempotent. dh_prep(1) should be called
between invocations of this command. Otherwise, it may cause multiple
instances of the same text to be added to maintainer scripts.
This program is a part of debhelper.
Joey Hess <joeyhATdebian.org>
7.0.15 2008-05-19 DH_INSTALLMIME(1)