The tag is present in Lintian version 2.113.26. 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 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check languages/python.
Third-party Python packages should install their files in
/usr/lib/pythonVERSION/site-packages for Python versions
before 2.6 and
for Python 2.6 and later. All other directories in
/usr/lib/pythonVERSION are for use by the core python
For more information please consult:
- Debian Python Policy section 2.5