Lintian Reports

E clean-should-be-satisfied-by-build-depends

All reports of clean-should-be-satisfied-by-build-depends for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The specified package is required to run the clean target of debian/rules and therefore must be listed in Build-Depends, not Build-Depends-Indep, even if no architecture-dependent packages are built.

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 7.7 (Relationships between source and binary packages - Build-Depends, Build-Depends-Indep, Build-Depends-Arch, Build-Conflicts, Build-Conflicts-Indep, Build-Conflicts-Arch) for details.

Severity: important, Certainty: certain

Check: rules, Type: source

Evolution of the clean-should-be-satisfied-by-build-depends Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the clean-should-be-satisfied-by-build-depends tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 13, overridden: 0, 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.

checksecurity 2.0.16+nmu1 (source) (Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Pen~a <>)

dh-kpatches 0.100.1+nmu1 (source) (Yann Dirson <>)

gav-themes 0.7.3-2.2 (source) (Ari Pollak <>)

htmlgen 2.2.2-12.3 (source) (Kevin Coyner <>)

libcgi-ssi-parser-perl 0.01-1.2 (source) (Jason Thomas <>)

manpages-es-extra 0.8a-19 (source) (Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Pen~a <>)

mpi-specs 20040719-3 (source) (Francesco Paolo Lovergine <>)

pybliographer 1.3.2-1.2 (source) (Chris Lawrence <>)

python-htmltmpl 1.22-10.1 (source) (Sergio Talens-Oliag <>)

xpilot-extra 4.7.3 (source) (Debian QA Group <>)

yaret 2.1.0-5.1 (source) (Marco Nenciarini <>)