Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1471436
Please link weblint(1) man page to HTML::Lint(3pm)
Last modified: 2017-12-12 05:22:33 EST
Description of problem:
There is currently no man page provided for the /usr/bin/weblint script, which installs with perl-HTML-Lint. However, the HTML::Lint(3pm) man page does contain some rudimentary documentation on weblint, and would be a "better than nothing" result for `man weblint` than the current response, which is nothing.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
"No manual entry for weblint"
Same as `man 3 HTML::Lint`
Man pages can be configured as references to other man pages in two ways.
1. A symlink can be created in /usr/share/man/$SECTION/ under a new name that points to the existing documentation. However, since the link source would be in a different section than the target, this would require a symlink through ../ and is not advisable.
2. The preferable method, in the case of cross-section references, is to install a file /usr/share/man/man1/weblint.1.gz containing (before compression) a single line of text:
This will establish weblint(1) as an alias for the HTML::Lint(3pm) man page, and it will be displayed when the user runs `man weblint`.
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