Lintian Reports

I quilt-patch-using-template-description

All reports of quilt-patch-using-template-description for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The patch contains a standard DEP 3 template description included by dpkg-source(1). Please consider replacing the template with a real description. You can edit the description by using quilt header -e when the patch is at the top of the stack. Alternatively, editing the patch in most text editors should work as well.

Refer to for details.

Severity: wishlist, Certainty: certain

Check: patch-systems, Type: source

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.

ndctl 67-1 (source) (Adam Borowski <>)