Lintian ReportsBETA

W priority-extra-is-replaced-by-priority-optional

Since Debian Policy version 4.0.1, the priority extra has been deprecated.

Please update debian/control and replace all instances of Priority: extra with Priority: optional.

For more information please consult:

  • Priorities (Section 2.5) in the Debian Policy Manual

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.140. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.114.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 23f836f. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check fields/priority.

Visibility: warning

The following 969 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1390 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.