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E inconsistent-maintainer

All reports of inconsistent-maintainer for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The Maintainer address in a group of related processables is inconsistent as indicated.

This sometimes happens when environmental variables like DEBEMAIL are set to different values when building sources and changes separately. Please use the same maintainer everywhere.

Refer to and for details.

Severity: error

Check: fields/maintainer

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