Lintian Reports

E package-installs-python-egg

All reports of package-installs-python-egg for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

Python eggs should not be installed, since the Debian package is supposed to do the required steps for installing the Python code.

The egg may contain pre-compiled Python bytecode or shared libraries.

Refer to Debian Python Policy section 3.7 (Modules Byte-Compilation) for details.

Severity: serious, Certainty: possible

Check: files, Type: binary, udeb

This tag has not been emitted in any package tested by Lintian.