Re: lintian support in dinstall
On Oct 07, Raul Miller <email@example.com> wrote:
> >Can you provide an example of a case where a package should be installed
> >despite a lintian error?
On Thu, Oct 07, 1999 at 08:21:32PM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> I just had to ask an exception for my whois client.
> I can't think any way to describe it other than "whois client" and
> lintian does not like that:
> E: whois: description-starts-with-package-name
I'd probably take the description from the man page, changing the "whois
searches for" to "client that searches for".
Anyways, this doesn't sound like a tough problem to fix.