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unstripped-binary-or-object

The package installs an unstripped binary or object file.

Please note, that shared libraries have to be stripped with the --strip-unneeded option.

For more information please consult:

  • Binaries (Section 10.1) in the Debian Policy Manual
  • Libraries (Section 10.2) in the Debian Policy Manual

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 2.114.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit fd97859. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check binaries/debug-symbols.

Visibility: error

The following 64 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 4491 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 1843 overrides. The tag performed 59% of the time.