Lintian ReportsBETA

unknown-file-in-debian-source

The source package contains a file in debian/source/ that Lintian doesn't know about. Currently the following files are recognized:

  • format
  • include-binaries
  • lintian-overrides
  • options
  • patch-header

This tag is emitted in case you mistyped the name of one of the above files.

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 2.112.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 25e9483. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/source-dir.

Visibility: error

The following 9 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 9 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.