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Wwrong-manual-section

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The tag is present in Lintian version 2.109.6. That is the most recent version we know about.

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

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

Visibility: warning

Check: documentation/manual

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The following 69 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1394 times.

We found 12 overrides. The tag performed 99% of the time.