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authorJoey Hess <>2009-09-04 16:50:49 -0400
committerJoey Hess <>2009-09-04 16:50:49 -0400
commita243946176b92b5fafd84f43d5a455551cf27210 (patch)
tree843f96a23362676a098a5b06584c3525ecea383a /dh_lintian
parent6951ac79834dc1fe44b235d0863e282af2e08db0 (diff)
Add FILES sections to man pages. Closes: #545041
Diffstat (limited to 'dh_lintian')
1 files changed, 13 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/dh_lintian b/dh_lintian
index 0dcf60b..4e77373 100755
--- a/dh_lintian
+++ b/dh_lintian
@@ -18,14 +18,22 @@ B<dh_lintian> [S<I<debhelper options>>]
dh_lintian is a debhelper program that is responsible for installing
override files used by lintian into package build directories.
-If a file named debian/package.lintian-overrides exists, then it is
-installed into usr/share/lintian/overrides/package in the package
+=head1 FILES
+=over 4
+=item debian/I<package>.lintian-overrides
+Installed into usr/share/lintian/overrides/I<package> in the package
build directory. This file is used to suppress erroneous lintian
-Note that a file named debian/source.lintian-overrides will not be
-installed, but will be scanned by lintian to provide overrides for the
-source package.
+=item debian/I<source>.lintian-overrides
+These files are not installed, but will be scanned by lintian to provide
+overrides for the source package.