Lintian Reports

W manpage-section-mismatch

A subset of the reports of manpage-section-mismatch for the archive. Unfortunately the full list is too long, so only 139 instances are listed on this page. At most 3 tags are shown per package. If you need the full list of tags, please download the lintian.log.gz file and extract the data you need.

The extended description of this tag is:

A man page usually should contain a .TH header, specifying the section. The section in this manpage doesn't match with the section in the filename.

Refer to the groff_man(7) manual page and the man(1) manual page for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: manpages, Type: binary

Evolution of the manpage-section-mismatch Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the manpage-section-mismatch tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 1134, overridden: 12, total: 1146

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

alliance 5.1.1-3 (binary) (Debian QA Group <>)

axmail 2.6-1 (binary) (Debian Hamradio Maintainers <>)

bible-kjv 4.30 (binary) (Matthew Vernon <>)

chiark-utils-bin 6.0.3 (binary) (Ian Jackson <>)

ctwm 3.7-4+b1 (binary) (Debian QA Group <>)

dh-buildinfo 0.11+nmu2 (binary) (Yann Dirson <>)

dot-forward 1:0.71-2.2 (binary) (Gerrit Pape <>)

eekboek 2.03.01-1 (binary) (Debian Perl Group <>)

eekboek-gui 2.03.01-1 (binary) (Debian Perl Group <>)

fasta3 36.3.8g-1 (binary) (Debian Med Packaging Team <>)

firefox-esr 60.4.0esr-1 (binary) (Maintainers of Mozilla-related packages <>)

flare-engine 1.07-1 (binary) (Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <>)

freebsd-manpages 11.1-3 (binary) (GNU/kFreeBSD Maintainers <>)

gendarme 4.2-2.2 (binary) (Debian Mono Group <>)

git-man 1:2.20.0-1 (binary) (Gerrit Pape <>)

git-man 1:2.20.0+next.20181209-1 (binary) (Gerrit Pape <>)

gtkorphan 0.4.4-2 (binary) (Fabio Marzocca <>)

hfst-ospell 0.5.0-2 (binary) (Debian Science Team <>)

ibus 1.5.19-1 (binary) (Debian Input Method Team <>)

kcc 2.3-12.1+b1 (binary) (Araki Yasuhiro <>)

kinput2-canna 3.1-13+b1 (binary) (Debian QA Group <>)

kinput2-canna-wnn 3.1-13+b1 (binary) (Debian QA Group <>)

kinput2-wnn 3.1-13+b1 (binary) (Debian QA Group <>)

legit 1.0.1-2 (binary) (TANIGUCHI Takaki <>)

libaudio-dev 1.9.4-6 (binary) (Steve McIntyre <>)

libglobus-gram-protocol-doc 13.1-1 (binary) (Mattias Ellert <>)

libossp-uuid-dev 1.6.2-1.5+b7 (binary) (Marco Nenciarini <>)

libpnetcdf-dev 1.10.0-1 (binary) (Alastair McKinstry <>)

libpwquality-dev 1.4.0-2 (binary) (Debian GNOME Maintainers <>)

librheolef-dev 7.0-2+b1 (binary) (Debian Science Team <>) overridden

libstdc++-5-doc 5.5.0-12 (binary) (Debian GCC Maintainers <>) overridden

libstdc++-6-doc 6.5.0-2 (binary) (Debian GCC Maintainers <>) overridden

libstdc++-7-doc 7.4.0-1 (binary) (Debian GCC Maintainers <>) overridden

libstdc++-8-doc 8.2.0-12 (binary) (Debian GCC Maintainers <>) overridden

live-boot-doc 1:20180603 (binary) (Debian Live <>)

lvm2 2.03.01-1 (binary) (Debian LVM Team <>)

lvm2 2.02.176-4.1 (binary) (Debian LVM Team <>)

maildir-utils 1.0-6+b1 (binary) (Norbert Preining <>)

manpages-es 1.55-10 (binary) (Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Peña <>)

manpages-es-extra 0.8a-19 (binary) (Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Peña <>)

mgetty-fax 1.2.1-1 (binary) (Andreas Barth <>)

mono-devel (binary) (Debian Mono Group <>)

mono-gac (binary) (Debian Mono Group <>)

mono-runtime-common (binary) (Debian Mono Group <>)

mono-utils (binary) (Debian Mono Group <>)

nas 1.9.4-6 (binary) (Steve McIntyre <>)

nas-bin 1.9.4-6 (binary) (Steve McIntyre <>)

netpbm 2:10.0-15.3+b2 (binary) (Andreas Barth <>)

open-infrastructure-system-boot 20180915-1 (binary) (Daniel Baumann <>)

oss4-base 4.2-build2010-5 (binary) (Debian OSS4 Maintainers <>)

pgformatter 3.3-1 (binary) (Debian PostgreSQL Maintainers <>)

qmail 1.06-6+b1 (binary) (Gerrit Pape <>)

readline-common 8.0~beta2-1 (binary) (Matthias Klose <>) overridden

readline-common 7.0-5 (binary) (Matthias Klose <>) overridden

scalapack-doc 1.5-11 (binary) (Debian QA Group <>)

sg3-utils 1.44-1 (binary) (Ritesh Raj Sarraf <>)

tcm 2.20+TSQD-5 (binary) (Debian QA Group <>)

texlive-base 2018.20181214-1 (binary) (Debian TeX Task Force <>)

texlive-binaries 2018.20181214.49410-1 (binary) (Debian TeX Task Force <>)

varnish-modules 0.12.1-1+b1 (binary) (Varnish Package Maintainers <>)

vtwm 5.4.7-5 (binary) (Ian Jackson <>)

wiredtiger 3.1.0+ds-1 (binary) (Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>)

xserver-xorg-core 2:1.20.3-1 (binary) (Debian X Strike Force <>)

xtrlock 2.8 (binary) (Matthew Vernon <>)

xvier 1.0-7.6 (binary) (Josip Rodin <>)