The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.55. That is the most recent version we know about.
We use semantic versions.
The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the
release tag in our Git
You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 8053610. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check languages/php/pear.
The package uses pkg-php-tools but dh command is called without --with phppear or --with phpcomposer. A PECL package should also have --with php.
pkg-php-tools db addons are the recommended tool for building PHP PEAR or Composer packages. For more information, install it and read the included README.PEAR or README.Composer.