Provided by: debhelper_9.20120115ubuntu3_all bug


       dh_auto_clean - automatically cleans up after a build


       dh_auto_clean [build system options] [debhelper options] [-- params]


       dh_auto_clean is a debhelper program that tries to automatically clean
       up after a package build. It does so by running the appropriate command
       for the build system it detects the package uses. For example, if
       there's a Makefile and it contains a distclean, realclean, or clean
       target, then this is done by running make (or MAKE, if the environment
       variable is set). If there is a or Build.PL, it is run to
       clean the package.

       This is intended to work for about 90% of packages. If it doesn't work,
       or tries to use the wrong clean target, you're encouraged to skip using
       dh_auto_clean at all, and just run make clean manually.


       See "BUILD SYSTEM OPTIONS" in debhelper(7) for a list of common build
       system selection and control options.

       -- params
           Pass params to the program that is run, after the parameters that
           dh_auto_clean usually passes.



       This program is a part of debhelper.


       Joey Hess <>