|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_installchangelogs')
1 files changed, 19 insertions, 19 deletions
diff --git a/dh_installchangelogs b/dh_installchangelogs
index a6dcc68..4620473 100755
@@ -15,27 +15,27 @@ B<dh_installchangelogs> [S<I<debhelper options>>] [B<-k>] [B<-X>I<item>] [I<upst
-dh_installchangelogs is a debhelper program that is responsible for
+B<dh_installchangelogs> is a debhelper program that is responsible for
installing changelogs into package build directories.
-An upstream changelog file may be specified as an option. If none is
+An upstream F<changelog> file may be specified as an option. If none is
specified, it looks for files with names that seem likely to be changelogs.
(In compatibility level 7 and above.)
-If there is an upstream changelog file, it will be be installed as
-usr/share/doc/package/changelog in the package build directory. If the
-changelog is a html file (determined by file extension), it will be
-installed as usr/share/doc/package/changelog.html instead, and will be
-converted to plain text with html2text to generate
+If there is an upstream F<changelog> file, it will be be installed as
+F<usr/share/doc/package/changelog> in the package build directory. If the
+changelog is a F<html> file (determined by file extension), it will be
+installed as F<usr/share/doc/package/changelog.html> instead, and will be
+converted to plain text with B<html2text> to generate
@@ -45,11 +45,11 @@ Automatically installed into usr/share/doc/I<package>/
in the package build directory.
Use the package specific name if I<package> needs a different
-NEWS or changelog file.
+F<NEWS> or F<changelog> file.
-The changelog file is installed with a name of changelog
-for native packages, and changelog.Debian for non-native packages.
-The NEWS file is always installed with a name of NEWS.Debian.
+The F<changelog> file is installed with a name of changelog
+for native packages, and F<changelog.Debian> for non-native packages.
+The F<NEWS> file is always installed with a name of F<NEWS.Debian>.
@@ -60,14 +60,14 @@ The NEWS file is always installed with a name of NEWS.Debian.
=item B<-k>, B<--keep>
Keep the original name of the upstream changelog. This will be accomplished
-by installing the upstream changelog as "changelog", and making a symlink from
-that to the original name of the changelog file. This can be useful if the
+by installing the upstream changelog as F<changelog>, and making a symlink from
+that to the original name of the F<changelog> file. This can be useful if the
upstream changelog has an unusual name, or if other documentation in the
-package refers to the changelog file.
+package refers to the F<changelog> file.
-=item B<-Xitem>, B<--exclude=item>
+=item B<-X>I<item>, B<--exclude=>I<item>
-Exclude upstream changelog files that contain "item" anywhere in their
+Exclude upstream F<changelog> files that contain I<item> anywhere in their
filename from being installed.