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W debian-rules-should-not-use-or-modify-user-only-variable

All reports of debian-rules-should-not-use-or-modify-user-only-variable for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The rules file appears to be reading or modifying a variable not intended for use by package maintainers.

The special variables DEB_*FLAGS_{SET,APPEND} can be used by users who want to re-compile Debian packages with special (or non-standard) build flags.

Please use the DEB_*FLAGS_MAINT_{SET,APPEND} flags instead.

Refer to for details.

Severity: warning

Check: debian/rules

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