Lintian Reports

E package-installs-python-pycache-dir

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

The package installs a __pycache__ directory, which is normally only used to store compiled Python source files. Compiled Python source files must not be included in the package, instead they should be generated at installation time in the postinst.

Note this tag is issues even if the directory is empty.

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

Severity: serious, Certainty: certain

Check: files, Type: binary, udeb

Evolution of the package-installs-python-pycache-dir Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the package-installs-python-pycache-dir tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 26, overridden: 0, total: 26

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.

psi4 1:1.1-6 (binary) (Debichem Team <debichem-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>)

psi4-data 1:1.1-6 (binary) (Debichem Team <debichem-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>)

python-matplotlib-doc 3.0.2-1 (binary) (Sandro Tosi <morph@debian.org>)

python-pandas 0.23.3-1 (binary) (Debian Science Team <debian-science-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>)