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Wjar-contains-source

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.69. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit a1e47cb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check languages/java.

Visibility: warning

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.

For more information please consult:

The following 24 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1831 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 31 overrides. The tag performed 98% of the time.