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-rw-r--r--debian/changelog4
-rw-r--r--man/lintian.128
2 files changed, 30 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index 6cf1d1a..cb9598d 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -1,6 +1,10 @@
lintian (1.22.12) unstable; urgency=low
Frank Lichtenheld <djpig@debian.org>
+ * man/lintian.1:
+ + sync man page with the --help output by adding
+ missing options (Closes: #198615)
+ Based on a patch by Robert Lemmen.
* checks/fields:
+ Really check only "real" dependency fields for needlessy
depends (Closes: #185035)
diff --git a/man/lintian.1 b/man/lintian.1
index 38a6366..cefa4ed 100644
--- a/man/lintian.1
+++ b/man/lintian.1
@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@
.\" Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307
.\" USA
.\"
-.TH LINTIAN 1 "April 6, 1998" "Debian GNU/Linux"
+.TH LINTIAN 1 "February 21, 2004" "Debian GNU/Linux"
.SH NAME
lintian \- Debian package checker
@@ -116,6 +116,10 @@ Display lintian version number and exit.
Display debugging messages. (Implies
.BR \-v ).
+.TP
+.BR \-\-print\-version
+Print unadorned version number and exit.
+
.PP
Behaviour options for
@@ -179,7 +183,17 @@ Use
as the permanent laboratory. This is where Lintian keeps information about
the packages it checks. This option overrides the
.B LINTIAN_LAB
-environment variable and the configuration file entry of the same name.
+environment variable and the configuration file entry of the same
+name.
+
+.TP
+.BR \-\-archivedir " archivedir"
+Location of Debian archive to scan for packages. Use this if you want
+Lintian to check the whole Debian archive instead of just single
+packages. This option overrides the
+.B LINTIAN_ARCHIVEDIR
+environment variable and the configuration file entry of the same
+name.
.TP
.BR \-\-dist " distdir"
@@ -188,6 +202,16 @@ Scan for packages in the
directory. Use this if you want Lintian to check the whole Debian
archive instead of just single packages. This option overrides the
.B LINTIAN_DIST
+environment variable and the configuration file entry of the same
+name.
+
+.TP
+.BR \-\-section " release"
+When scanning for packages in the distdir, select only packages from
+section
+.IR section
+(e.g. main). This option overrides the
+.B LINTIAN_SECTION
environment variable and the configuration file entry of the same name.
.TP