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doc-base-file-unknown-format

The Format field in this doc-base control file declares a format that is not supported. Recognized formats are "HTML", "Text", "PDF", "PostScript", "Info", "DVI", and "DebianDoc-SGML" (case-insensitive).

For more information please consult:

  • Debian doc-base Manual section 2.3.2.2

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 2.111.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit ffc17eb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check menus.

Visibility: warning

The following 4 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 5 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.