Package: fortune-mod / 1:1.99.1-7

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Description: Add a note about paths to the manpage
Author: Andrea Colangelo <warp10@ubuntu.com>
Bug-Debian: http://bugs.debian.org/241888
Last-Update: 2013-06-25

--- fortune-mod-1.99.1.orig/fortune/fortune-man.part2
+++ fortune-mod-1.99.1/fortune/fortune-man.part2
@@ -33,6 +33,10 @@ the offensive fortunes files, nor are al
 files potentially offensive, probably, though a strong attempt has been
 made to achieve greater consistency.  Also, a better division might be
 made.
+.PP
+When passing files to fortune, directories must be specified by absolute
+pathnames, and filenames starting with a dot are ignored. See: 
+http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=241888
 .SH HISTORY
 This version of fortune is based on the NetBSD fortune 1.4, but with a
 number of bug fixes and enhancements.