debian/control or a
.dsc file, the Source field
must contain only the name of the source package. In a binary package,
the Source field may also optionally contain the version number of the
corresponding source package in parentheses.
Source package names must consist only of lowercase letters, digits, plus and minus signs, and periods. They must be at least two characters long and must start with an alphanumeric character.
For more information please consult:
- Debian Policy Manual section 5.6.1
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 ffc17eb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check fields/source.