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
release tag in our Git
You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check nmu.
There is too much whitespace around the name in debian/changelog.
The format is: -- NAME <EMAIL> DATE
Note that there must be exactly 1 space after the "--" and exactly 2 spaces before the "DATE".