Re: Bug#377392: Bug#450432: ... and even more bugs like this?
On Wed, Nov 21, 2007 at 09:33:49PM +0600, Ivan Shmakov wrote:
> A helper script, `lintian-man', could be introduced to hide all
> the hackery, and to provide a way for the developer to reproduce
> the problem. Then, Tag: may be changed to, e. g.,
> `manpage-has-messages-from-lintian-man'. (Or should this script
> be called `man-lintian'?)
Sounds like a great idea in general. But: correct manual pages is not
something that is specific to debian packages, so maybe manlint would be
a better idea, also having it as a part of the man-db package instead
might be an idea. lintian already depends on man-db, so the
dependencies wouldn't change, and it would also mean that linda can use
the same check without code duplication.
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