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Re: Lintian errors and warnings

Colin Watson wrote:
>    You should not create hard links in the manual page directories, nor
>    put absolute filenames in .so directives.

Heh. There's a man page somewhere in debian that looks something like:

<a few man header-type things here>
.so /usr/bin/foo
<a few man footer-type things here>

You can probably imagine what an unholy mess of groff pretending to be
shell comments and shell pretending to be groff comments are in
/usr/bin/foo. :-)

see shy jo

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