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Re: lintian error on my package dhcp-probe


On Mon, Mar 15, 2010 at 09:04:22PM +0100, Laurent Guignard wrote:
> I have this error during a lintian check :
> I: dhcp-probe: spelling-error-in-manpage usr/share/man/man8/dhcp_probe.8.gz overriden overridden
> N: 
> N:    Lintian found a spelling error in the manpage. Lintian has a list of
> N:    common misspellings that it looks for. It does not have a dictionary
> N:    like a spelling checker does.
> I have problem to interpret this message. I think it is a problem on the
> "overridden" word but i don't see where the spelling error.

On top of other replies, note the existence of debian-l10n-english,
which can proofread your text.

Moreoever, remember that debian-l10n-$lang can be useful even when you
are a $lang native.


Simon Paillard

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