The static library is stripped, but still contains a section
that is not useful. You should call strip with
--remove-section=.comment --remove-section=.note to remove the
dh_strip (after debhelper/9.20150811) will do this
automatically for you, but
install -s will not because it calls
strip without any arguments.
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 ce6249d. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check libraries/static.