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Wsuperfluous-file-pattern

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.55. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit a1e47cb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/copyright/dep5.

Visibility: warning

The wildcard that was specified matches no file in the source tree. This either indicates that you should fix the wildcard so that it matches the intended file or that you can remove the wildcard. Notice that in contrast to shell globs, the "*" (star or asterisk) matches slashes and leading dots.

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The following 1180 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 13587 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 146 overrides. The tag performed 99% of the time.