|author||David Prévot <email@example.com>||2010-10-19 18:54:32 -0400|
|committer||Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2010-11-02 22:22:46 -0400|
Apply manual pages conventions
As advised in man(1), always use: B<bold text> type exactly as shown. I<italic text> replace with appropriate argument. s/debian/Debian/ if needed. s/ / / also. s/perl/Perl/ s/python/Python/ and s/emacs/Emacs/ too.
Diffstat (limited to 'dh_auto_build')
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/dh_auto_build b/dh_auto_build
index 250c7d9..dccd04a 100755
@@ -15,27 +15,27 @@ B<dh_auto_build> [S<I<build system options>>] [S<I<debhelper options>>] [S<B<-->
-dh_auto_build is a debhelper program that tries to automatically build a
+B<dh_auto_build> is a debhelper program that tries to automatically build a
package. It does so by running the appropriate command for the build system
-it detects the package uses. For example, if a Makefile is found, this is
-done by running make (or MAKE, if the environment variable is set). If
-there's a setup.py, or Build.PL, it is run to build the package.
+it detects the package uses. For example, if a F<Makefile> is found, this is
+done by running B<make> (or B<MAKE>, if the environment variable is set). If
+there's a F<setup.py>, or F<Build.PL>, it is run to build the package.
This is intended to work for about 90% of packages. If it doesn't work,
-you're encouraged to skip using dh_auto_build at all, and just run the
+you're encouraged to skip using B<dh_auto_build> at all, and just run the
build process manually.
-See L<debhelper(7)/BUILD SYSTEM OPTIONS> for a list of common build
+See L<debhelper(7)/B<BUILD SYSTEM OPTIONS>> for a list of common build
system selection and control options.
=item B<--> I<params>
-Pass "params" to the program that is run. These can be used to supplement
-or override any standard parameters that dh_auto_build passes.
+Pass I<params> to the program that is run. These can be used to supplement
+or override any standard parameters that B<dh_auto_build> passes.