debian/rules file contains a
get-orig-source target that appears to be unnecessary. For
example, the package might simply contain a single call to uscan(1).
Such calls are not ideal; maintainers should be able to call uscan with their own choice of options and they additionally encourage the proliferation of boilerplate code across the archive.
Since Debian Policy 4.1.4, packages are encouraged to migrate to uscan
Files-Excluded header in the
For more information please consult:
- the uscan(1) manual page
The tag is present in Lintian version
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 fd97859. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/rules.