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Welf-error

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.113.26. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.113.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check binaries/corrupted.

Visibility: warning

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The file appears to be in ELF format but readelf produced the indicated error when parsing it.

In case of a false positive, you may need to install binutils-multiarch so that ELF files from other architectures are handled correctly. It is also possible that the file is not actually in ELF format but was misidentified as such.

For more information please consult:

The following 17 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 146 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.