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Eempty-shared-library-symbols

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.244. That is the most recent version we know about.

Although the package does not include any shared libraries, it does have a symbols control file. If you did include a shared library, check that the SONAME of the library is set and that it matches the contents of the symbols file.

SONAMEs are set with something like gcc -Wl,-soname,libfoo.so.0, where 0 is the major version of the library. If your package uses libtool, then libtool invoked with the right options should be doing this.

Visibility: error

Check: shared-libs

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