Re: Lintian warnings on A+ package
On Jan 9, Colin Watson (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 09, 2002 at 11:05:42AM +0100, Francesco P. Lovergine wrote:
> > On Wed, Jan 09, 2002 at 10:40:33AM +0100, Francesco P. Lovergine wrote:
> > > dh_installman and dh_installmanpages work differently. Check their
> > > manuals. If you tried dh_installmanpages here you got all ok, I think.
> > > Or list mans in debian/package.manpages
> > Mmmm, the man page about dh_installman is quite obscure...
> > Ok, you should write something like
> > debian/a+.1
> > debian/aplus-fsf.1
> > within debian/manpages or debian/a+.manpages
> Or they can just go on dh_installman's command line.
I neglected to mention I had tried that, too, with the argument "a+.1". That
did not work. I think it should have been "debian/a+.1", correct?
> (Is the man page really that obscure? Maybe I just know what it's
> talking about already ...)
You mean it's well known to those who know it well? :-) Seriously, I hadn't
tried creating a file debian/aplus-fsf.manpages which the dh_installman
mentions, so I guess that is a case where I could have RTFM a bit closer.
However, the proper syntax for each entry in the file or the command line
argument is not in the dh_installman man page. I got it from Francesco's
Neil L. Roeth