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Re: dh_installmanpages: .so links?

> I just came up with an idea I think's a lot more general:
> dh_link source dest [source dest ..]
> Ie:
> dh_link usr/man/man1/foo.1 usr/man/man1/bar.1
> It'll be smart enough to comply with policy (4.5) on when symbolic links
> should be relative or not, and it'll make the shortest possible link. (foo.1
> -> bar.1, above)

I really like this idea.  So long as there's the possibility of a
debian/links file with a similar format, it sounds great.



            Julian Gilbey             Email: J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk
       Dept of Mathematical Sciences, Queen Mary & Westfield College,
                  Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, ENGLAND
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