Re: lintian + man page question
On Thursday 08 Nov 2001 10:11 pm, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> another question though -- i took a look at the deb package for
> defendguin (another game written by the same author). the debian
> maintainer wrote the manpage for defendguin (bill kendrick knows how
> to write games, but doesn't know how to write man pages ;) ).
> for the life of me, i can't figure out how the manpage gets "in
> there". his manpage is located in
> but it doesn't get installed by anything. i looked in the upstream
> makefile, the rules file, the docs file. well, let's just say that
> i greped for 'defendguin.6' in all the files residing in debian/. i
> can't figure out how that manpage gets installed.
> any illumination would be greatly appreciated!
from the debian/rules for defendguin:
It gets done by dh_installmanpages.
Hope that makes it a little clearer.
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