Lintian ReportsBETA

Edescription-is-pkg-name

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.244. That is the most recent version we know about.

The description is the same as the package name. A better description should be provided for the user.

Refer to Debian Developer's Reference section 6.2.2 for details.

Visibility: error

Check: fields/description

The following 15 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 22 times.

We found 6 overrides. The tag performed 73% of the time.