Files are not packed using wildcards if the filename starts with dot



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    Could you try using the below?:

      <distributionDirectory  allowWildcards="1">
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    I tried this on a distribution file list as below:

        <description>Development Sources</description>

    This resulted in installBuilder packing files which were in siblings of the /source/ directory, which was not intended. Finally, I tried this, which seemed to work as intended:


    Is this the correct method?

    It seems crazy that there is no obvious or at least documented way to include dot or hidden files in a folder or matched file filter, given that many times hidden files are used for configuration data, which must be installed by an installer.

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