Lintian Reports

W global-files-wildcard-not-first-paragraph-in-dep5-copyright

All reports of global-files-wildcard-not-first-paragraph-in-dep5-copyright for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The specified paragraph in the machine readable copyright file references all possible files but is not the first paragraph. For example:

     Files: filea
     Copyright: 2009, ...
     Files: *
     Copyright: 2010, ...

As the paragraphs is matched on a "last match wins" principle, all proceeding paragraphs are overridden.

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Severity: warning

Check: debian/copyright

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