Creating a Debian package by compiling the kernel using make bindeb-pkg without creating debug information creates a warning that no debug package was created. This patch excludes the debug package from the control file, if no debug package is created by this configuration.
By making a contribution to this project, I certify that: The contribution was created in whole or in part by me and I have the right to submit it under the open source license indicated in the file. Signed-off-by: Reinhard Karcher <reinhard.karc...@gmx.net> --- The condition to include the debug package is copied from the file builddeb in the same directory. diff --git a/scripts/package/mkdebian b/scripts/package/mkdebian index 357dc56bcf30..1673b9f84804 100755 --- a/scripts/package/mkdebian +++ b/scripts/package/mkdebian @@ -198,7 +198,10 @@ Description: Linux support headers for userspace development This package provides userspaces headers from the Linux kernel. These headers are used by the installed headers for GNU glibc and other system libraries. Multi-Arch: same +EOF +if [ -n "$BUILD_DEBUG" ] ; then +cat <<EOF >> debian/control Package: $dbg_packagename Section: debug Architecture: $debarch @@ -206,6 +209,7 @@ Description: Linux kernel debugging symbols for $version This package will come in handy if you need to debug the kernel. It provides all the necessary debug symbols for the kernel and its modules. EOF +fi cat <<EOF > debian/rules #!$(command -v $MAKE) -f