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RE: FGRun Lintian Error

On Mon, 2010-07-26 at 19:01 +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 09:31:10AM +0100, Chris Baines wrote:
> > Hello mentors,
> > 
> > I am getting a package-section-games-but-contains-no-game lintian
> > on my package fgrun. FGRun is a FLightGear graphical launcher,
> > FlightGear is a flight simulator game. FGRun puts its binary in
> > the /usr/bin directory. FGRun is not a game, however it depends on
> > FlightGear and its only current purpose is to configure and launch
> > FlightGear which is a game.
> > 
> > Should I just ignore the error or place the binary in the
> > games /usr/share/games directory or change the section of the
package to
> > something else?
> I would be inclined to move it into /usr/games; whilst it may not be a
> itself, per se, it's certainly more game than anything else.
> - Matt

How would you go about doing this? Would you patch the makefile or add
something in to the debian/rules file. My rules file is pretty basic at
the moment and just consists of:
        dh $@  

(Sorry Mat) Chris

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