The package contains a so-called special file, like a device file. That is forbidden by policy.
If your program needs the device file, you should create it by calling
makedev from the
postinst maintainer script.
For more information please consult:
- Device files (Section 10.6) in the Debian Policy Manual
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 8ab6976. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check files/special.