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
release tag in our Git
You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 8053610. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check script/syntax.
Running this shell script with the shell's -n option set fails,
which means that the script has syntax errors. The most common cause of
this problem is a script expecting
/bin/sh to be bash checked on
a system using dash as
sh -n yourscript to see the errors yourself.
Note this can have false-positives, for an example with bash scripts using "extglob".