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W shared-library-not-shipped

The shlibs control file contains an entry for a shared library that is not installed by this package.

For more information please consult:

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.112.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 131c0f4. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/shlibs.

Visibility: warning

Renamed from:
  • unused-shlib-entry-in-control-file

The following 4 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 6 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 4 overrides. The tag performed 33% of the time.