dh_quilt_patch - apply patches listed in debian/patches/series
dh_quilt_patch [debhelper options]
dh_quilt_patch simply calls quilt push -a after having set the
environment variable QUILT_PATCHES to debian/patches. All patches
listed in debian/patches/series are then applied in the current
directory. The command does not fail if the patches have already been
You can use another directory instead of debian/patches by setting (and
exporting) the environment variable QUILT_PATCH_DIR.
dh_quilt_patch is usually called indirectly in a rules file via the dh
dh --with quilt $@
It can also be direcly called at the start of the build (or configure)
This program is meant to be used together with debhelper.
Raphael Hertzog <firstname.lastname@example.org>