Lintian Reports

E invalid-field-for-derivative

All reports of invalid-field-for-derivative for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The specified field in debian/control does not match the required format for this Debian derivative.

Derivative distributions of Debian may enforce additional restrictions on such fields for many reasons including ensuring that:

      - Debian maintainers are not contacted for forked or packages that
        are otherwise modified by the derivative.
      - The original maintainer is still credited for their work (eg. in a
        XSBC-Original-Maintainer fied.
      - References to revision control systems (eg. Vcs-Git) are
        pointing to the correct, updated location.
      - Fields that become misleading in the context of a derivative are

Severity: error

Check: fields/derivatives

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