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extended-description-line-too-long

One or more lines in the extended part of the "Description:" field have been found to contain more than 80 characters. For the benefit of users of 80x25 terminals, it is recommended that the lines do not exceed 80 characters.

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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 2.114.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 8ab6976. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check fields/description.

Visibility: warning

The following 56 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 130 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 14 overrides. The tag performed 89% of the time.