Lintian Reports (Beta Testing)

W rc-version-greater-than-expected-version

The package appears to be a release candidate or preview release, but the version sorts higher than the expected final release.

For non-native packages, the check examines the upstream version. For native packages, it looks at the Debian maintainer's revision.

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 5.6.12 (Version) for details.

Severity: warning

Check: debian/changelog

These source packages in the archive trigger the tag.