The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.55. That is the most recent version we know about.
We use semantic versions.
The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the
release tag in our Git
You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 8053610. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/copyright.
The copyright file refers to
/usr/share/common-licenses/BSD. Due to the brevity of this
license, the specificity of this copy to code whose copyright is held by
the Regents of the University of California, and the frequency of minor
wording changes in the license, its text should be included in the
copyright file directly rather than referencing this file.
This file may be removed from a future version of base-files if references to it drop sufficiently.
For more information please consult:
- Copyright information (Section 12.5) in the Debian Policy Manual