Lintian Reports

E non-standard-dir-in-var

All reports of non-standard-dir-in-var for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The FHS says "Applications should generally not add directories to the top level of /var. Such directories should only be added if they have some system-wide implication, and in consultation with the FHS mailing list."

Refer to Filesystem Hierarchy Standard (The /var Hierarchy) for details.

Severity: important, Certainty: certain

Check: files, Type: binary, udeb

Evolution of the non-standard-dir-in-var Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the non-standard-dir-in-var tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 12, overridden: 3, total: 15

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.

ax25-apps 0.0.8-rc4-2 (binary)

ax25-tools 0.0.10-rc4-1+b1 (binary)

ax25mail-utils 0.13-1+b1 (binary)

fbb 7.07-2+b1 (binary)

ikiwiki-hosting-web 0.20161219 (binary)

makejail 0.0.5-10 (binary) overridden

smartlist 3.15-25+b1 (binary)

snapd 2.21-2 (binary) overridden