Lintian Reports

W package-contains-vcs-control-file

All reports of package-contains-vcs-control-file for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The package contains a VCS control file such as .(cvs|git|hg)ignore. Files such as these are used by revision control systems to, for example, specify untracked files it should ignore or inventory files. This file is generally useless in an installed package and was probably installed by accident.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: files, Type: binary, udeb

Evolution of the package-contains-vcs-control-file Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the package-contains-vcs-control-file tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 48, overridden: 16, total: 64

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.

boinc-server-maker 7.14.2+dfsg-1exp2 (binary) (Debian BOINC Maintainers <>)

camlp5 7.01-1+b1 (binary) (Debian OCaml Maintainers <>)

castle-game-engine-src 6.4+dfsg1-2 (binary) (Pascal Packaging Team <>)

charybdis 4.1.1-1+b1 (binary) (Antoine Beaupré <>)

cl-usocket 0.7.1-1 (binary) (Debian Common Lisp Team <>)

criu 3.11-2 (binary) (Salvatore Bonaccorso <>)

criu 3.8.1-1 (binary) (Salvatore Bonaccorso <>)

elinks-data 0.12~pre6-14 (binary) (Debian QA Group <>)

gitlab 11.6.0+dfsg-1 (binary) (Debian Ruby Extras Maintainers <>) overridden

gitlab 11.5.6+dfsg-1 (binary) (Debian Ruby Extras Maintainers <>) overridden

golang-1.10-src 1.10.7-2 (binary) (Go Compiler Team <>)

golang-github-dvsekhvalnov-jose2go-dev 1.3-1 (binary) (pkg-go <>)

golang-github-glacjay-goini-dev 0.0~git20150730-2 (binary) (pkg-go <>)

golang-github-gogo-protobuf-dev 1.0.0+git20180330.1ef32a8b-1 (binary) (pkg-go <>)

golang-github-grpc-ecosystem-grpc-gateway-dev 1.6.4-2 (binary) (Debian Go Packaging Team <>)

golang-github-jacobsa-ogletest-dev 0.0~git20170503.80d50a7-1 (binary) (Debian Go Packaging Team <>)

golang-gopkg-libgit2-git2go.v26-dev 0.26+git20170903.0.eb0bf21-1 (binary) (pkg-go <>)

mixxx-data 2.1.5~dfsg-2 (binary) (Debian Multimedia Maintainers <>)

mlpack-doc 3.0.4-1 (binary) (Debian Science Team <>)

node-iconv-lite 0.4.13-2 (binary) (Debian Javascript Maintainers <>)

open-infrastructure-system-images 20161115-1 (binary) (Daniel Baumann <>) overridden

open-infrastructure-system-images 20161101-lts2-2 (binary) (Daniel Baumann <>) overridden

phamm 0.6.5-1 (binary) (Phamm Team <>)

php-horde-mongo 1.1.0-3 (binary) (Horde Maintainers <>)

php-horde-wicked 2.0.8-3 (binary) (Horde Maintainers <>)

python-doit-doc 0.31.1-2 (binary) (Agustin Henze <>)

python-pyramid-jinja2-doc 2.7+dfsg-1 (binary) (Pirate Praveen <>)

python-webdav 0.9.11~git20180601.5d7d16a-5 (binary) (Debian Tryton Maintainers <>)

python3-webdav 0.9.11~git20180601.5d7d16a-5 (binary) (Debian Tryton Maintainers <>)

rust-src 1.31.0+dfsg1-2 (binary) (Debian Rust Maintainers <>)

staticsite 0.5-1 (binary) (Enrico Zini <>)

tt-rss 17.4+git20180312+dfsg-1 (binary) (Sebastian Reichel <>)

turing 0.11~beta-1 (binary) (Georges Khaznadar <>)

wireguard-tools 0.0.20181218-1 (binary) (Daniel Kahn Gillmor <>) overridden

yade 2018.02b-6 (binary) (Debian Science Team <>)

zplug 2.4.2-1 (binary) (Debian Zsh Maintainers <>)