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Enon-standard-dir-in-var

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.109.6. That is the most recent version we know about.

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."

Please refer to Filesystem Hierarchy Standard for details.

Visibility: error

Check: files/hierarchy/standard

The following 5 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 5 times.

We found 1 overrides. The tag performed 80% of the time.