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odd-place-for-manual-page

The manual page should be installed in the correct directory below /usr/share/man/ or /usr/share/man/locale. Only sections 1 through 9 should be used.

The section number in the filename should correspond with the section number in the directory name.

For more information please consult:

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.114.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 3410a22. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check documentation/manual.

Visibility: error

Renamed from:
  • manpage-in-wrong-directory

The following 1 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 2 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.