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Iunused-debconf-template

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.113.26. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.113.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/debconf.

Visibility: info

Templates which are not used by the package should be removed from the templates file.

This will reduce the size of the templates database and prevent translators from unnecessarily translating the template's text.

In some cases, the template is used but Lintian is unable to determine this. Common causes are:

If any of the above apply, please install an override.

The following 121 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 1011 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 167 overrides. The tag performed 83% of the time.