Lintian Reports

E debian-rules-should-not-automatically-update-control

All reports of debian-rules-should-not-automatically-update-control for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

DEB_AUTO_UPDATE_DEBIAN_CONTROL appears to be set to yes in the debian/rules file. This activates a feature of CDBS which may not be used in packages uploaded to the Debian archive.

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Severity: serious, Certainty: possible

Check: debian/rules, Type: source

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

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migrationtools 47-8 (source) (Jonas Smedegaard <>)