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Wnon-standard-dir-in-usr

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.68. 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 1af554a. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check files/hierarchy/standard.

Visibility: warning

The FHS says "No large software packages should use a direct subdirectory under the /usr hierarchy". This package contains a directory in /usr that is not mentioned in the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard.

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The following 36 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 166 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 165 overrides. The tag performed 1% of the time.