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Iduplicate-short-description

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 2.114.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 8053610. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/control/field/description/duplicate.

Visibility: info

The listed binary packages all share the same short description, i.e. the first line of the Description field in debian/control.

Please add a word or two, in parentheses if needed, to describe to users what they are installing.

It is not okay to rely solely on package naming conventions to indicate what is inside.

The following 408 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1253 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 1 overrides. The tag performed 100% of the time.