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no-homepage-field

This non-native package lacks a Homepage field. If the package has an upstream home page that contains useful information or resources for the end user, consider adding a Homepage control field to debian/control.

For more information please consult:

  • Homepage (Section 5.6.23) in the Debian Policy Manual

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 f5107b6. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check fields/homepage.

Visibility: pedantic

The following 1816 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1816 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 19 overrides. The tag performed 99% of the time.