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The package contains a preinst maintainer script that uses an unusual and non-essential interpreter but does not declare a Pre-Depends on the package that provides this interpreter.

preinst scripts should be written using only essential interpreters to avoid additional dependency complexity. Please do not add a Pre-Depends without following the policy for doing so (Policy section 3.5).

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The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.111.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit ffc17eb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check scripts.

Visibility: error

Renamed from:
  • preinst-interpreter-without-predepends

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