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Predundant-control-relation

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.55. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit a1e47cb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/control.

Visibility: pedantic

Renamed from:

The given field in the debian/control file contains relations that are either identical or imply each other. The less restrictive one can be removed. This is done automatically by dpkg-source and dpkg-gencontrol, so this does not affect the generated package.

The following 288 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 729 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.