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Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.109.24. That is the most recent version we know about.

This package ships a documentation file outside /usr/share/doc Documentation files are normally installed inside /usr/share/doc.

If this file doesn't describe the contents or purpose of the directory it is in, please consider moving this file to /usr/share/doc/ or maybe even removing it. If this file does describe the contents or purpose of the directory it is in, please add a lintian override.

Visibility: info

Check: documentation

The following 3854 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 244548 times.

We found 31617 overrides. The tag performed 87% of the time.