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special-file

The package contains a special file (e.g., a device file). This is forbidden by current policy. If your program needs this device, you should create it by calling makedev from the postinst script.

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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 02df726. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check files/special.

Visibility: error

Found no packages in the archive that triggered the tag.