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Wsource-contains-patch-failure-file

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.234. That is the most recent version we know about.

The Debian diff or native package contains a file that looks like the files left behind by the patch utility when it cannot completely apply a diff. This may be left over from a patch applied by the maintainer. Normally such files should not be included in the package.

Visibility: warning

Check: cruft

The following 1 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 8 times.

We found 8 overrides. The tag performed 0% of the time.