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Ppackage-does-not-install-examples

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.55. 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 8053610. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check examples.

Visibility: pedantic

The original source tarball contains the specified examples directory. However, no examples are installed in any binary packages.

Please use dh_installexamples to install these to the most relevant package, for example by adding the directory name followed by a wildcard to a debian/pkgname.examples file.

Lintian looks for any directory called examples under /usr/share/doc in all binary packages.

For more information please consult:

The following 1985 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 2775 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 62 overrides. The tag performed 98% of the time.