Lintian Reports

W symlink-is-self-recursive

All reports of symlink-is-self-recursive for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The symbolic link is recursive to a higher directory of the symlink itself. This means, that you can infinitely chdir with this symlink. This is usually not okay, but sometimes wanted behaviour.

Severity: normal, Certainty: possible

Check: files, Type: binary, udeb

Evolution of the symlink-is-self-recursive Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the symlink-is-self-recursive tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 24, overridden: 27, total: 51

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

fex 20160919-1 (binary) overridden

libace-dev 6.3.3+dfsg-1.2 (binary) overridden

libbg1-dev 1.106-3 (binary)

libhdf5-dev 1.10.0-patch1+docs-3 (binary) overridden

libhdf5-mpich-dev 1.10.0-patch1+docs-3 (binary) overridden

libhdf5-openmpi-dev 1.10.0-patch1+docs-3 (binary) overridden

liblua50-dev 5.0.3-8+b1 (binary)

libncarg-data 6.4.0-1 (binary)

libncarg-data 6.3.0-13 (binary)

libxenomai-dev 2.6.4+dfsg-1 (binary) overridden

llvm-3.8-dev 1:3.8.1-23 (binary)

llvm-3.9-dev 1:3.9.1-8 (binary)

llvm-4.0-dev 1:4.0.1~+rc1-1 (binary)

llvm-5.0-dev 1:5.0~svn301421-1 (binary)

nwchem-data 6.6+r27746-4 (binary) overridden

ostree-tests 2016.15-5 (binary) overridden

ostree-tests 2017.5-1 (binary) overridden

skalibs-dev 0.47-1.1 (binary)

slib 3b1-5 (binary) overridden

x11-common 1:7.7+19 (binary) overridden