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[Bug 661306] Re: dangling symlinks in linux-doc package


The bug is still there in saucy and linux-doc 3.11.0-15-generic :

$ symlinks -r /usr/share/doc/linux-doc/ | grep dangling | wc
    155     620   21642

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  dangling symlinks in linux-doc package

Status in “linux” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  The linux-doc package contains many symlinks that refer to the build
  process and are not present on an installed system.  For example:

  lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 67 Oct  5 04:03 /usr/share/doc/linux-
  doc/html/audio.xml ->

  And there are many of them:

  $ symlinks -r /usr/share/doc/linux-doc/ | grep dangling | wc
      151     604   20939

  This is with the latest package available in quantal:

  Package: linux-doc
  Version: 3.5.0-17.27

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