Lintian Reports

W too-long-extended-description-in-templates

All reports of too-long-extended-description-in-templates for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

Some debconf interfaces cannot deal very well with descriptions of more than about 20 lines, so try to keep the extended description below this limit.

Refer to Debian Developer's Reference section (Description: short and extended description) for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: debian/debconf, Type: binary, udeb, source

Emitted (non-overridden): 7, overridden: 6, total: 13

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.

am-utils 6.2+rc20110530-3.2+b1 (binary) (Tim Cutts <>)

efingerd 1.6.5+b1 (binary) (Radovan GarabĂ­k <>)

firmware-ipw2x00 20190717-2 (binary) (Debian Kernel Team <>) overridden

firmware-ivtv 20190717-2 (binary) (Debian Kernel Team <>) overridden

gpm 1.20.7-5+b1 (binary) (Axel Beckert <>) overridden

greylistd (binary) (Thorsten Alteholz <>)

mailman 1:2.1.29-1+b1 (binary) (Debian Mailman Team <>)

mailman 1:2.1.29-1 (binary) (Debian Mailman Team <>)

open-iscsi 2.0.874-7.1 (binary) (Debian iSCSI Maintainers <>) overridden

partman-target 116 (udeb) (Debian Install System Team <>)

resolvconf 1.79 (binary) (resolvconf maintainers <>) overridden

steamcmd 0~20180105-3 (binary) (Debian Games Team <>) overridden

virtualbox-ext-pack 6.0.14-1 (binary) (Debian Virtualbox Team <>)