Lintian Reports

E multiarch-foreign-pkgconfig

All reports of multiarch-foreign-pkgconfig for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The package is architecture-dependent, ships a pkg-config file in a public, architecture-dependent pkg-config search path and is marked Multi-Arch: foreign. pkg-config will be unable to find this file, unless it is installed for a matching architecture, but the foreign marking says that the architecture should not matter.

Please remove the Multi-Arch: foreign stanza.

Severity: important, Certainty: certain

Check: files, Type: binary, udeb

Evolution of the multiarch-foreign-pkgconfig Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the multiarch-foreign-pkgconfig tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 6, overridden: 0, total: 6

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.

autogen 1:5.18.12-4 (binary) (Andreas Metzler <ametzler@debian.org>)

libgtkdataboxmm-dev 0.9.4-4 (binary) (Debian Science Team <debian-science-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>)

pkgconf 1.4.2-2 (binary) (Andrew Shadura <andrewsh@debian.org>)