Lintian Reports

W no-section-field

All reports of no-section-field for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The package does not have a "Section:" field in its control file.

The field is mandatory for source packages and optional for binary packages, which use the source package's value as default is nothing else is specified.

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 5.3 (Binary package control files – DEBIAN/control) for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: fields, Type: binary, udeb, source

This tag has not been emitted in any package tested by Lintian.