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Wdebug-suffix-not-dbg

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.260. That is the most recent version we know about.

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 for details.

Visibility: warning

Check: files/debug

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The following 6 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 7 times.

We found 4 overrides. The tag performed 43% of the time.