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menu-item-creates-new-section

The menu item has a line specifying an unknown section, or it uses a section intended only as a menu root item that applications should not use directly.

The section could be misspelled. Otherwise, please check the section against the list of valid names in the menu policy.

For more information please consult:

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 fac7222. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check menu-format.

Visibility: warning

The following 9 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 31 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.