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 <>

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

Severity: normal, Certainty: possible

Check: control-file, Type: source

Evolution of the debian-control-repeats-field-name-in-value Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the debian-control-repeats-field-name-in-value tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 1, overridden: 0, total: 1

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

morla 0.16.1-1.1 (source)