Re: Lintian Changes
On Sun, Dec 19, 1999 at 03:47:46PM -0800, Darren O. Benham wrote:
> Overrides. Packages can now specify overrides locally. Lintian will look
> for a file named override.Lintian in the /usr/share/doc/<package>
> directory. The format of the file is one line per override. Each line
Thanks so much for this change. I know it would be a hell lot of work
to keep the overrides in lintian current. I promise you to use them wise ;)
> will override "unstripped-binary-or-orbject" for the two files "sofini.so"
> and "soinit.so". To silence this tag for all messages, use the line:
> libc6-pic: unstripped-binary-or-object
I don't think this is a good idea though. You might miss problems by
having such a generic line in the overrides.
Torsten Landschoff Bluehorn@IRC <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Debian Developer and Quality Assurance Commitee Member