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Re: lintian and manpages for games

On Fri, 13 Feb 1998, Adrian Bridgett wrote:

> I've always put the binaries in /usr/games and the manpages in either
> /usr/man or /usr/X11R6/man as appropriate (I try and remember to put them in
> section six, but sometimes forget to check.
> Lintian complains about this:
> Manual pages for non-X11 binaries should not be installed below
> /usr/X11R6/man, but below /usr/man. 

Note, that I just raised this discussion on debian-policy. (This does not
belong to debian-devel, IMO.) 

In addition, I started a discussion about the use of the `du' control

I'll report to debian-devel if we have a result. Until then, just ignore
lintian's warnings about these topics.



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