clean up package build directories
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is a debhelper program that is responsible for cleaning up
after a package is built. It removes the package build
directories, and removes some other files including
debian/files, and any detritus left behind by other
debhelper commands. It also removes common files that should
not appear in a Debian diff:
#*# *~ DEADJOE *.orig *.rej *.SUMS
TAGS .deps/* *.P *-stamp
It does not run
"make clean" to clean up after the build process.
Use dh_auto_clean(1) to do things like that.
(or "dh clean") should be the last
debhelper command run in the clean target in
This is deprecated, use
Only clean the package build
directories, do not clean up any other files at all.
Exclude files that contain
item anywhere in their filename from being deleted,
even if they would normally be deleted. You may use this
option multiple times to build up a list of things to
Delete these files
Can list other files to be removed.
This program is
a part of debhelper.