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546d7c4f 06/02/2010 06:09 pm Iustin Pop

Second attempt at fixing check-man

I was wrong, actually LANG-vs-LC_ALL only fixed one case, by mistake. To
get proper UTF-8 encoding, we need to enforce any UTF-8 locale. We
choose the 'default' of en_US.UTF-8.

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>...

e68cb187 06/02/2010 05:14 pm Iustin Pop

Fix check-man for newer man-db

Again, check-man :)

Commit 5fa1642226 removed LC_ALL=C, since that breaks the check.
However, with no LANG/LC_* variables, man-db is still broken.

We import the new lintian behaviour, i.e. LANG=C (which seems to differ
from LC_ALL=C, even with empty environment). I'm not sure of the...

5fa16422 03/15/2010 04:55 pm Iustin Pop

Fix two issues related to check-man

First, we don't need to check man pages at sed time, because this means
everyone building the package will do - we only need to check at docbook
time, which is mostly at developer time.

Second, don't force LC_ALL to C, as this breaks newer man-db. I've...

650fd0c8 02/11/2010 06:42 pm Iustin Pop

Skip line-length warnings in man

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

a4f12da4 02/10/2010 12:49 pm Michael Hanselmann

Check built manpages for errors

One fix is necessary in gnt-cluster.sgml. Also adding “DELETE_ON_ERROR”
target to remove output file if an error occurred while building it (in
this case the manpage).

This was reported by Iustin Pop in issue 87 and proposed check method...