Lintian Reports

W debian-control-repeats-field-name-in-value

All reports of debian-control-repeats-field-name-in-value for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The field on this line of debian/control repeats the field name in the value of the field. As an example:

      Maintainer: Maintainer: Some Name <maintainer@mail.example.com>
    

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 5.1 (Syntax of control files) for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: possible

Check: control-file, Type: source

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