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override-file-in-wrong-location

Lintian overrides should be put in a regular file named /usr/share/lintian/overrides/package. They should not be in a subdirectory named like the package or in any location under /usr/share/doc, which is obsolete.

For more information please consult:

  • Overrides (Section 2.4) in the Lintian User's Manual

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. 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 ea05801. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/lintian-overrides.

Visibility: error

Found no packages in the archive that triggered the tag.