The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.318. That is the most recent version we know about.
This package declares a
Test-Command that backgrounds
itself with an ampersand. That is not a good idea.
autopkgtest framework, the return value determines
whether a test was successful. It is therefore fundamental to the
testing process. Unfortunately, that value is being ignored here.
This test only fails when a message printed to
wins a race with the
autopkgtest harness. While that
may result in an accurate (but unreliable) detection of some test
failures, a review of archive-wide
shows no failures for backgrounded test commands.
Many incidents of this tag are based on a faulty command that invokes
xvfb-run for GUI programs. It was likely adopted from an
Please drop the ampersand at the end of the