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Wglobal-files-wildcard-not-first-paragraph-in-dep5-copyright

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 2.113.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/copyright/dep5.

Visibility: warning

The specified paragraph in the machine readable copyright file references all possible files but is not the first paragraph. For example:

Files: filea Copyright: 2009, ...

Files: * Copyright: 2010, ...

As the paragraphs is matched on a "last match wins" principle, all proceeding paragraphs are overridden.

For more information please consult:

The following 84 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 84 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.