Lintian Reports

W package-depends-on-itself

All reports of package-depends-on-itself for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The given package declares a dependency on itself in its debian/control stanza. Current versions of dpkg-gencontrol will silently fix this problem by removing the dependency, but it may indicate a more subtle bug (misspelling or cutting and pasting the wrong package name).

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 7.2 (Binary Dependencies - Depends, Recommends, Suggests, Enhances, Pre-Depends) for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: control-file, Type: source

Evolution of the package-depends-on-itself Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the package-depends-on-itself tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 10, overridden: 0, total: 10

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.

emacs24 24.5+1-11 (source)

emacs25 25.1+1-4 (source)

patsy 0.4.1+git34-ga5b54c2-1 (source)

python-xstatic-angular-schema-form 0.8.13.0-2 (source)