All reports of maintainer-script-does-not-check-for-existence-of-installdocs for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:
The maintainer script calls the install-docs command without checking for existence first. (The doc-base package which provides the command is not marked as "essential" package.)
For example, use the following code in your maintainer script:if which install-docs > /dev/null; then install-docs -i /usr/share/doc-base/<your-package> fi
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