All reports of doc-base-uses-applications-section for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:
The section indicated in this doc-base control file has a top-level section of Apps or Applications. This section is only used in menu, not in doc-base. Simply removing the Applications/ part of the section will lead to a valid doc-base section.
Refer to Debian doc-base Manual section 2.3.3 (The section field) for details.
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