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unknown-field

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The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. 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 fields/unknown.

Visibility: warning

Renamed from:
  • unknown-field-in-control
  • unknown-field-in-dsc

The following 43 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 52 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.