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Iduplicate-short-description

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.262. That is the most recent version we know about.

The listed binary packages all share the same short description (the first line of the Description control field). The package names may provide enough additional information to distinguish between the packages, but it's common to also add a word or two to the short description to clarify the difference.

Visibility: info

Check: debian/control

The following 471 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1330 times.

We found 2 overrides. The tag performed 100% of the time.