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Epackage-depends-on-an-x-font-package

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.113.26. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit a1e47cb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check fields/package-relations.

Visibility: error

Packages must not depend on X Window System font packages.

If one or more of the fonts so packaged are necessary for proper operation of the package with which they are associated the font package may be Recommended; if the fonts merely provide an enhancement, a Suggests relationship may be used.

For more information please consult:

The following 5 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 10 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 4 overrides. The tag performed 60% of the time.