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debian-control-has-obsolete-dbg-package

The debian/control file includes declaration of -dbg package.

Debug package are now autogenerated avoiding waste of miror space.

Please note that -dbg should be dropped from control file and must not be transitioned to a dummy package depending on -dbgsym.

For more information please consult:

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 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit a1e47cb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/control.

Visibility: info

The following 167 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 273 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.