path: root/scripts/package
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Diffstat (limited to 'scripts/package')
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/package/builddeb b/scripts/package/builddeb
index 5868c0f2e613..c01f81287ce6 100644
--- a/scripts/package/builddeb
+++ b/scripts/package/builddeb
@@ -6,8 +6,9 @@
# Simple script to generate a deb package for a Linux kernel. All the
# complexity of what to do with a kernel after it is installed or removed
# is left to other scripts and packages: they can install scripts in the
-# /etc/kernel/{pre,post}{inst,rm}.d/ directories that will be called on
-# package install and removal.
+# /etc/kernel/{pre,post}{inst,rm}.d/ directories (or an alternative location
+# specified in KDEB_HOOKDIR) that will be called on package install and
+# removal.
set -e
@@ -73,8 +74,11 @@ if grep -q '^CONFIG_MODULES=y' .config ; then
# Install the maintainer scripts
+# Note: hook scripts under /etc/kernel are also executed by official Debian
+# kernel packages, as well as kernel packages built using make-kpkg
for script in postinst postrm preinst prerm ; do
- mkdir -p "$tmpdir/etc/kernel/$script.d"
+ mkdir -p "$tmpdir$debhookdir/$script.d"
cat <<EOF > "$tmpdir/DEBIAN/$script"
@@ -83,7 +87,7 @@ set -e
# Pass maintainer script parameters to hook scripts
export DEB_MAINT_PARAMS="\$@"
-test -d /etc/kernel/$script.d && run-parts --arg="$version" /etc/kernel/$script.d
+test -d $debhookdir/$script.d && run-parts --arg="$version" $debhookdir/$script.d
exit 0
chmod 755 "$tmpdir/DEBIAN/$script"

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