Lintian Reports

E malformed-python-version

All reports of malformed-python-version for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The Python-Version or Python3-Version control field is not in one of the valid formats. It should be in one of the following:

        current, >= X.Y
        >= X.Y
        >= A.B, << X.Y
        A.B, X.Y

(One or more specific versions may be listed with the last form.) A.B and X.Y should be Python versions.

Refer to Debian Python Policy section 3.4 (Specifying Supported Versions) for details.

Severity: important, Certainty: certain

Check: python, Type: source, binary

Evolution of the malformed-python-version Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the malformed-python-version tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 5, overridden: 0, total: 5

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

backup2swift 0.8-1 (source) (Kouhei Maeda <>)

iptables-converter 0.9.8-1 (source) (Johannes Hubertz <>)

mypaint 1.2.0-4.1 (source) (Python Applications Packaging Team <>)

swiftsc 0.5-1 (source) (Kouhei Maeda <>)

webcolors 1.5-2 (source) (Kouhei Maeda <>)