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Wpatch-file-present-but-not-mentioned-in-series

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.260. That is the most recent version we know about.

The specified patch is present under the debian/patches directory but is not mentioned in any "series" or "00list" file.

This may mean that a patch was created with the intention of modifying the package but is not being applied.

Please either add the filename to the series file, or ensure it is commented-out in a form that Lintian can recognise, for example:

0001_fix-foo.patch # 0002_fix-bar.patch

Visibility: warning

Check: debian/patches/quilt

The following 300 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1325 times.

We found 631 overrides. The tag performed 52% of the time.