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Eduplicate-globbing-patterns

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.109.24. That is the most recent version we know about.

A globbing pattern was used again in debian/copyright. It always an error and may indicate confusion about the applicable license for the autor or any reader of the file.

Please remove all but one of the identical globbing patterns.

Please refer to Bug#90574 and https://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/copyright-format/1.0/ for details.

Visibility: error

Check: debian/copyright/dep5

The following 131 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 522 times.

There were no overrides.