Lintian Reports

W ancient-python-version-field

All reports of ancient-python-version-field for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The specified Python-Version or Python3-Version field is used to specify the version(s) of Python the package supports. However, the associated Python version is satisfied by the current "oldstable" distribution of Debian and is therefore unnecessary.

Please remove or update the reference.

Refer to Debian Python Policy section 3.4 (Specifying Supported Versions) for details.

Severity: minor, Certainty: certain

Check: languages/python, Type: source, binary

Emitted (non-overridden): 1, overridden: 0, total: 1

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

pyp 2.12-2 (source) (Python Applications Packaging Team <>)