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Wunknown-section

Tag versions

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.328. That is the most recent version we know about.

The "Section:" field in this package's control file is not one of the sections in use on the ftp archive. Valid sections are currently admin, comm, cli-mono, database, debug, devel, doc, editors, electronics, embedded, fonts, games, gnome, gnu-r, gnustep, graphics, hamradio, haskell, httpd, interpreters, java, javascript, kde, libdevel, libs, lisp, localization, kernel, mail, math, misc, net, news, ocaml, oldlibs, otherosfs, perl, php, python, ruby, rust, science, shells, sound, tex, text, utils, vcs, video, web, x11, xfce, zope.

The section name should be preceded by "non-free/" if the package is in the non-free archive area, and by "contrib/" if the package is in the contrib archive area.

Please refer to Debian Policy Manual section 2.4 for details.

Visibility: warning

Check: fields/section

The following 2 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 2 times.

We found 1 overrides. The tag performed 50% of the time.