Lintian ReportsBETA

Wtoo-long-extended-description-in-templates

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.234. That is the most recent version we know about.

Some debconf interfaces cannot deal very well with descriptions of more than about 20 lines, so try to keep the extended description below this limit.

Refer to Debian Developer's Reference section 6.5.3.2 for details.

Visibility: warning

Check: debian/debconf

The following 6 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 7 times.

We found 4 overrides. The tag performed 43% of the time.