When scripts are installed into a directory in the system PATH, the
script name should not include an extension such as
.pl that denotes the scripting language currently used to
implement it. The implementation language may change; if it does,
leaving the name the same would be confusing and changing it would be
For more information please consult:
- Debian Policy Manual section 10.4
The tag is present in Lintian version
That is the most recent version we know about.
We use semantic versions.
The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the
release tag in our Git
You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check files/scripts.