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Bug#3196: ispell symlinks broken

Package: ispell
Version: 3.1.18-11

This seems as if this would likely either the result of a bug in the
ispell or in update-alternatives.  I'm a bit confused about this, since
"grep alternatives /var/lib/dpkg/info/ispell*" didn't find any hits.

Script started on Sun Jun  2 19:52:40 1996
bash# ispell x
Can't open /usr/lib/ispell/default.hash
bash# ls -l  /usr/lib/ispell/default.hash
lrwxrwxrwx   1 root     root           40 May  3 21:53 /usr/lib/ispell/default.hash -> /etc/alternatives/ispell-dictionary.hash
bash# ls -l /etc/alternatives/ispell-dictionary.hash
lrwxrwxrwx   1 root     root           29 May 18 19:47 /etc/alternatives/ispell-dictionary.hash -> /usr/lib/ispell/american.hash
bash# ls -l /usr/lib/ispell/american.hash
ls: /usr/lib/ispell/american.hash: No such file or directory
bash# ls -F /usr/lib/ispell
american.aff	   british.aff	      britishmed+.hash	 default.hash@
americanmed+.hash  british.hash@      default.aff@
Script done on Sun Jun  2 19:54:15 1996

mitchell@mdd.comm.mot.com (Bill Mitchell)

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