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Wquoted-placeholder-in-mailcap-entry

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.113.26. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.113.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check mailcap.

Visibility: warning

The %s placeholder in a mailcap entry is quoted. That is considered unsafe. Proper escaping should be left to the programs using the entry.

Please remove the single or double quotes around %s.

For more information please consult:

The following 21 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 152 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.