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Wduplicate-changelog-files

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.55. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit a1e47cb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check files/duplicates.

Visibility: warning

The package appears to be shipping two copies of the changelog.

If the second copy is really needed, consider making it a symlink to the canonical place for the relevant changelog.

Both upstream and Debian changelogs are checked with this tag.

The following 52 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 54 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 3 overrides. The tag performed 94% of the time.