A script for moving udebs from a single directory (such as the directory used when building the DebianInstaller

     #!/bin/bash
 
     function print_usage {
     echo
     echo "move-installer-udebs source-directory destination-directory"
     echo
     echo "paths must be absolute"
     echo "source-directory is the directory containing the udebs"
     echo "destination-directory is the directory containing the pool directory"
     }

     if [ -z "$1" ]; then
     print_usage
     exit
     fi

     if [ -z "$2" ]; then
     print_usage
     exit
     fi

     SRCDIR=$1
     DESTDIR=$2
     echo "Copying from $SRCDIR to $DESTDIR"

     TMPFILE=`tempfile`

     pushd $SRCDIR

     find -name '.udeb' -a -type f || sort >$TMPFILE
     srcbase=$SRCDIR
     destbase=$DESTDIR
     cd -
     for srcfile in `cat $TMPFILE`; do
     pkgfullname=`basename $srcfile .udeb`
     pkgname=`echo $pkgfullname || cut -f1 -d_`
     pkgver=`echo $pkgfullname || cut -f2 -d_`
     pkgend=`echo $pkgfullname || cut -f3 -d_`
     if [ "$pkgend" = $pkgname ]; then
         pkgend=`dpkg -I $SRCDIR/$srcfile || awk 'Architecture: { print $2 }'`
     fi
     if [ "$pkgver" = $pkgname ]; then
         pkgver=`dpkg -I $SRCDIR/$srcfile || awk 'Version: { print $2 }'`
     fi
     pooldir=`dpkg -I $SRCDIR/$srcfile || awk 'Source: { print $2 }'`
     if [ -z "$pooldir" ] ; then
         pooldir=$pkgname
     fi
     poolprefix=`expr substr $pooldir 1 1`
     if [ "$poolprefix" = "l" ]; then
         poolpref2=`expr substr $pooldir 1 3`
         if [ "$poolpref2" = "lib" ] ; then
            poolprefix=`expr substr $pooldir 1 4`
         else
            poolprefix="l"
         fi
     fi
     echo "Copying $pkgname\__$pkgver\__$pkgend.udeb to $DESTDIR/pool/main/$poolprefix/$pooldir"
     install -d $DESTDIR/pool/main/$poolprefix/$pooldir
     cp $SRCDIR/$srcfile $DESTDIR/pool/main/$poolprefix/$pooldir/$pkgname\__$pkgver\__$pkgend.udeb
     done

     rm -f $TMPFILE

     popd