Lintian ReportsBETA

malformed-contact

The named field identifying contact persons could not be parsed according to the rules in the Policy Manual.

For more information please consult:

  • Maintainer (Section 5.6.2) in the Debian Policy Manual
  • Uploaders (Section 5.6.3) in the Debian Policy Manual
  • Changed-By (Section 5.6.4) 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 d219a5a. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check fields/mail-address.

Visibility: error

Renamed from:
  • maintainer-address-missing
  • changed-by-address-malformed
  • uploader-address-malformed
  • maintainer-address-malformed
  • malformed-changed-by-field
  • malformed-uploaders-field
  • malformed-maintainer-field
  • changed-by-address-missing

Found no packages in the archive that triggered the tag.