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Psource-contains-prebuilt-binary

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.318. That is the most recent version we know about.

The source tarball contains a prebuilt ELF object. They are usually left by mistake when generating the tarball by not cleaning the source directory first. You may want to report this as an upstream bug, in case there is no sign that this was intended.

Visibility: pedantic

Check: cruft

The following 194 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 3436 times.

We found 1008 overrides. The tag performed 71% of the time.