Lintian Reports

W gir-section-not-libdevel

All reports of gir-section-not-libdevel for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

GObject-Introspection XML files (/usr/share/gir-1.0/Foo-23.gir) must be made available in a development package in the libdevel section of the archive. This is normally the same libfoo-dev package that contains other development files.

Refer to /usr/share/doc/gobject-introspection/policy.txt for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: gir, Type: binary, source

Evolution of the gir-section-not-libdevel Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the gir-section-not-libdevel tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 13, overridden: 0, total: 13

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

gir1.2-entangle-0.1 1.0-2 (binary) (Debian PhotoTools Maintainers <>)

gir1.2-gnumeric 1.12.43-1 (binary) (Dmitry Smirnov <>)

gir1.2-lunar-date-2.0 2.4.0-4 (binary) (Debian Chinese Team <>)

libcscreensaver0 3.8.2-1 (binary) (Debian Cinnamon Team <>)

pitivi 0.999-1+b1 (binary) (Sebastian Dröge <>)

v-sim 3.7.2-6 (binary) (Debian Science Team <>)

workrave-data 1.10.23-2 (binary) (Francois Marier <>)