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Emissing-build-depends-for-clean-target-in-debian-rules

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.244. That is the most recent version we know about.

The specified package is required to run the clean target of debian/rules and therefore must be listed in Build-Depends, not Build-Depends-Indep, even if no architecture-dependent packages are built.

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 7.7 for details.

Visibility: error

Check: debian/rules

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The following 6 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 8 times.

There were no overrides.