On Sat, Jan 30, 2010 at 09:11:25AM +0100, Vincent Danjean wrote: > My reason for this behavior was that I want > 1) doc installed by mercurial-common in its name-space (ie in > /usr/share/doc/mercurial-common) > 2) doc easy to find by mercurial users in /usr/share/doc/mercurial > > The symlink of /usr/share/mercurial (with a strict dependency) was the > easiest way for me to do the work. If there is a consensus it is not a > good idea, I can try to change and symlink the content of > /usr/share/doc/mercurial-common into /usr/share/doc/mercurial (but > changelog.Debian.gz, copyright, ... of course) instead. If they aren't from the same source package, and hence contain the same changelog, you shouldn't be symlinking the doc directories. I see no issue with symlinks to the /contents/ of the mercurial- common doc directory, but this can't include the changelog, copyright README.Debian etc. Regards, Roger -- .''`. Roger Leigh : :' : Debian GNU/Linux http://people.debian.org/~rleigh/ `. `' Printing on GNU/Linux? http://gutenprint.sourceforge.net/ `- GPG Public Key: 0x25BFB848 Please GPG sign your mail.
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