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The tag is present in Lintian version 2.109.6. That is the most recent version we know about.

The package ships an executable file in /usr/lib.

Please move the file to /usr/libexec.

Debian adopted the Filesystem Hierarchy Specification (FHS) version 3.0 starting with our policy revision 4.1.5. The FHS 3.0 describes /usr/libexec. Please use that location for executables.

Please refer to Debian Policy Manual section 9.1.1,, and Bug#954149 for details.

Visibility: pedantic

Check: files/permissions/usr-lib


The following 2041 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 27783 times.

The tag was masked 834 times through screens.

We found 789 overrides. The tag performed 97% of the time.