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I compressed-duplicate

The given, apparently compressed, file is shipped in the package in addition to another file with the same name without the compression-method extension. Normally this indicates a mistake in the installation process of the package.

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.162. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.112.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 25e9483. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check files/compressed.

Visibility: info

Renamed from:
  • duplicated-compressed-file

The following 103 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 497 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 10 overrides. The tag performed 98% of the time.