Lintian ReportsBETA

file-in-unusual-dir

This file or symbolic link is in a directory where files are not normally installed by Debian packages.

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 3410a22. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check files/hierarchy/standard.

Visibility: warning

The following 29 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 6108 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 5888 overrides. The tag performed 4% of the time.