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Bug#61058: marked as forwarded (FHS: /usr/local/share/man instead of /usr/local/man ?)

Your message dated Thu, 30 Mar 2000 12:18:47 +0100
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has caused the Debian Bug report #61058,
regarding FHS: /usr/local/share/man instead of /usr/local/man ?
to be marked as having been forwarded to the upstream software
author(s) fhs-discuss@ucsd.edu.

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Subject: FHS: /usr/local/share/man instead of /usr/local/man ?
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Package: man-db
Version: 2.3.15
Severity: normal

I'm not sure about this, but if FHS uses /usr/share/man, shouldn't we then
also search in /usr/local/share/man, for symmetry reasons ? Currently,
manpath.config *only* has /usr/local/man, but no /usr/local/share/man, while
it has both /usr/man as well as /usr/share/man.


-- System Information
Debian Release: 2.2
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux freefly 2.2.13 #1 Sat Nov 20 12:44:19 EST 1999 i586

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