Lintian Reports (Beta Testing)

E package-installs-python-egg

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: error

Check: languages/python

These source packages in the archive trigger the tag.