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Bug#24635: apt manpages are corrupt (have ^m's)

On Thu, Jul 16, 1998 at 12:56:38PM -0700, Ben Gertzfield wrote:
> Can you download the source and confirm this? Perhaps your mirror
> is somehow corrupt?
> I can absolutely guarantee that there are no ^Ms in the man pages
> in the apt_0.1.1.tar.gz on every Debian mirror I can find, and
> nothing in the postinst is putting them there. Also, nothing is
> required to make man pages visible to man.

I really hate to contridict you, but I checked with the CVS sources and
there WERE ^Ms in it.  Which vi are you using?  I used nvi.  I think vim has
slightly different handling of the matter.

Scott K. Ellis <storm@gate.net>

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