Lintian Reports

W debug-package-should-be-named-dbg

All reports of debug-package-should-be-named-dbg for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

This package provides at least one file in /usr/lib/debug, which is intended for detached debugging symbols, but the package name does not end in "-dbg". Detached debugging symbols should be put into a separate package, Priority: extra, with a package name ending in "-dbg".

Refer to Debian Developer's Reference section 6.7.9 (Best practices for debug packages) for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: files, Type: binary, udeb

Evolution of the debug-package-should-be-named-dbg Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the debug-package-should-be-named-dbg tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 2, overridden: 2, total: 4

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.

perl-debug 5.24.1-2 (binary)

yc-el 5.0.0-7 (binary) overridden