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E postinst-does-not-call-updatemenus

All reports of postinst-does-not-call-updatemenus for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

Since the package installs a file in /etc/menu-methods, /usr/share/menu, or /usr/lib/menu, the package should probably call the update-menus command in it's postinst script.

For example, use the following code in your maintainer script:

     if [ -x /usr/bin/update-menus ] ; then update-menus ; fi
    

Refer to Debian Menu System section 4.2 (Adding a hook for dpkg in your packages) for details.

Severity: important, Certainty: certain

Check: menus, Type: binary

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Emitted (non-overridden): 0, overridden: 1, total: 1

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blends-common 0.6.96 (binary) overridden