The contact's mail address either loops back to itself or is known to bounce.
Loops happen because an address is
firstname.lastname@example.org. Bounces happen when the
receipient, typically a mailing list, is known to bounce mails.
The mail address must accept messages from role accounts used to send automated mails regarding the package, including those from the bug tracking system.
For more information please consult:
- The maintainer of a package (Section 3.3) in the Debian Policy Manual
The tag is present in Lintian version
That is the most recent version we know about.
We use semantic versions.
The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the
release tag in our Git
You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 2ff4e94. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check fields/mail-address.