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package-installs-python-bytecode

Compiled Python source files must not be included in the package. These files should be removed from the package and created at package installation time in the postinst.

For more information please consult:

  • Documentation (Section 3.7) in the Debian Python Policy 0.12.0.0 documentation

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. 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 ea05801. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check languages/python.

Visibility: error

Found no packages in the archive that triggered the tag.