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Wneedless-dependency-on-jre

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.113.26. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

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Visibility: warning

The package appear to be a Java library and depending on one or more JRE/JDK packages. As of 05 Apr 2010, the Java Policy no longer mandates that Java libraries depend on Java Runtimes.

If the library package ships executables along with the library, then please consider making this an application package or move the binaries to a (new) application package.

If there is otherwise a valid reason for this dependency, please override the tag.

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The following 4 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 4 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.