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duplicate-short-description

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.

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 2.108.0 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 debian/control.

Visibility: info

The following 500 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1323 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.