Lintian Reports

E multiarch-foreign-static-library

All reports of multiarch-foreign-static-library for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The package is architecture-dependent, ships a static library in a public, architecture-dependent library search path and is marked Multi-Arch: foreign. A compiler will be unable to find this file, unless it is installed for a matching architecture, but the foreign marking says that the architecture should not matter.

Please remove the Multi-Arch: foreign stanza.

Severity: important, Certainty: possible

Check: files/multi-arch, Type: binary, udeb

Emitted (non-overridden): 2, overridden: 0, total: 2

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libquadrule-dev 0~20121001-2+b1 (binary) (Debian Science Maintainers <>)