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maintainer-script-changes-netbase

The maintainer script modifies at least one of the files /etc/services, /etc/protocols, and /etc/rpc, which are managed by the netbase package. Instead of doing this, please file a wishlist bug against netbase to have an appropriate entry added.

For more information please consult:

  • Daemons (Section 11.2) in the Debian Policy Manual

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 ea05801. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check scripts.

Visibility: error

Renamed from:
  • maintainer-script-should-not-modify-netbase-managed-file

Found no packages in the archive that triggered the tag.