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Bug#177523: marked as done (debian-policy: mom says: no wasteful trailing whitespace in logfiles, etc.)

Your message dated Fri, 20 Oct 2006 11:07:25 -0500
with message-id <581y651t.0496541@>
and subject line Erik says Hi
has caused the attached Bug report to be marked as done.

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If this is not the case it is now your responsibility to reopen the
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Package: debian-policy
Severity: wishlist

i was told to send this

    From: Josip Rodin <joy@srce.hr>
    Subject: Re: iptables: wasteful blanks added to syslog lines
    To: Dan Jacobson <jidanni@dman.ddts.net>

    On Sun, Jan 19, 2003 at 07:18:11AM +0800, Dan Jacobson wrote:
    > Lintian fellows: Suggest that maintainers check that their programs
    > dont put wasteful blanks or ^M's in logfiles.
    > I found lots with emacs' (setq-default show-trailing-whitespace t)

    Lintian cannot check for this. Instead, you can file a wishlist bug on
    debian-policy so that it gets noted in the Policy.

one example check is grep \ $ /var/log/syslog ...

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux debian 2.4.19-k7 #1 Sun Oct 6 20:29:56 EST 2002 i686
Locale: LANG=zh_TW.Big5, LC_CTYPE=zh_TW.Big5

Versions of packages debian-policy depends on:
ii  coreutils [fileutils]         4.5.2-1    The GNU core utilities
ii  fileutils                     4.5.2-1    GNU file management utilities

-- no debconf information

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