patches_files – copy prepared set of files to sources of a package.


The method copies the contents of the PATCHDIR/files/ directory to sources S directory, it the first one exists. The structure of directories inside files/ is preserved.
The given directory PATCHDIR/files/ is used as a place to keep some files separately from the main patch set. That can be used for the objects, which are non-suitable for patches, for example binary ones.


The method writes to S.


The method uses any-api(7) variables:

See also

any(1), any-map(7), any-api(7)