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E symlink-should-be-absolute

All reports of symlink-should-be-absolute for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

Symbolic links between different top-level directories should be absolute.

If you use debhelper, running dh_link after creating the package structure will fix this problem for you.

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 10.5 (Symbolic links) for details.

Severity: error

Check: files/symbolic-links

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