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javalib-but-no-public-jars

The name of the package suggests it contains a java library but the package does not ship any JAR files in /usr/share/java.

The java policy mandates that JAR files outside /usr/share/java are for private use.

For more information please consult:

  • java-policy

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.114.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 3410a22. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check languages/java.

Visibility: info

The following 64 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 65 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 8 overrides. The tag performed 88% of the time.