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Wjar-contains-source

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.244. That is the most recent version we know about.

The package ships the specified Jar file containing a .java file alongside a corresponding .class file.

This wastes disk space as the source is always available via apt source.

Please ensure that the specified .java files are not shipped in the Jar file.

Refer to Debian policy for Java section 2.4 for details.

Visibility: warning

Check: languages/java

The following 23 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1819 times.

We found 30 overrides. The tag performed 98% of the time.