Lintian Reports

W package-contains-timestamped-gzip

All reports of package-contains-timestamped-gzip for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The package contains a gzip-compressed file that has timestamps. Such files make the packages unreproducible, because their contents depend on the time when the package was built.

Please consider passing the "-n" flag to gzip to avoid this.

Refer to for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: files/compressed, Type: binary, udeb

This tag has not been emitted in any package tested by Lintian.