|author||David Prévot <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2010-10-19 18:54:32 -0400|
|committer||Joey Hess <email@example.com>||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_fixperms')
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/dh_fixperms b/dh_fixperms
index 65beac6..3730b49 100755
@@ -15,17 +15,17 @@ B<dh_fixperms> [S<I<debhelper options>>] [B<-X>I<item>]
-dh_fixperms is a debhelper program that is responsible for setting the
+B<dh_fixperms> is a debhelper program that is responsible for setting the
permissions of files and directories in package build directories to a
sane state -- a state that complies with Debian policy.
-dh_fixperms makes all files in usr/share/doc in the package build directory
-(excluding files in the examples/ directory) be mode 644. It also changes
+B<dh_fixperms> makes all files in F<usr/share/doc> in the package build directory
+(excluding files in the F<examples/> directory) be mode 644. It also changes
the permissions of all man pages to mode 644. It makes all files be owned
by root, and it removes group and other write permission from all files. It
-removes execute permissions from any libraries, headers, perl modules, or
-desktop files that have it set. It makes all files in the standard bin and
-sbin directories, usr/games/ and etc/init.d executable (since v4). Finally,
+removes execute permissions from any libraries, headers, Perl modules, or
+desktop files that have it set. It makes all files in the standard F<bin> and
+F<sbin> directories, F<usr/games/> and F<etc/init.d> executable (since v4). Finally,
it removes the setuid and setgid bits from all files in the package.
@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ it removes the setuid and setgid bits from all files in the package.
=item B<-X>I<item>, B<--exclude> I<item>
-Exclude files that contain "item" anywhere in their filename from having
+Exclude files that contain I<item> anywhere in their filename from having
their permissions changed. You may use this option multiple times to build
up a list of things to exclude.