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Wfile-name-contains-wildcard-character

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.260. That is the most recent version we know about.

The file name contains shell wildcard characters.

These are most likely unexpanded wildcard characters from (for example) debian/*.install files, or it may have been installed by accident.

Visibility: warning

Check: files/names

The following 10 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 171 times.

We found 33 overrides. The tag performed 81% of the time.