Lintian Reports (Beta Testing)

W macos-resource-fork-file-in-package

There is a file in the package with a name starting with ._, the file name pattern used by Mac OS X to store resource forks in non-native file systems. Such files are generally useless in Debian packages and were usually accidentally included by copying complete directories from the source tarball.

Severity: warning

Check: foreign-operating-systems

These source packages in the archive trigger the tag.