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Iolder-source-format

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.244. That is the most recent version we know about.

This package uses an older source format. Please consider migrating to a more modern format.

The 3.x series of source formats have a number of advantages including superior compression formats, native patch handling, binary file support, multiple upstream tarballs, etc.

More information is available here:

https://wiki.debian.org/Projects/DebSrc3.0

Refer to Bug#884498 and the dpkg-source(1) manual page for details.

Visibility: info

Check: debian/source-dir

The following 1040 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1040 times.

We found 3 overrides. The tag performed 100% of the time.