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postrm-does-not-purge-debconf

Packages using debconf should call db_purge or its equivalent in their postrm. If the package uses debhelper, dh_installdebconf(1) should take care of this.

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.111.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit ce6249d. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/debconf.

Visibility: warning

The following 1 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.