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debian-rules-updates-control-automatically

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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The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.114.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit ea05801. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/rules.

Visibility: error

Renamed from:
  • debian-rules-should-not-automatically-update-control

Found no packages in the archive that triggered the tag.