Lintian Reports

I unusual-documentation-package-name

All reports of unusual-documentation-package-name for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The specified package appears to be a documentation package that ends with the string "-docs". It is recommended that such packages use the more usual "-doc" suffix instead.

Please remove the superfluous trailing "s" from the package name.

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 12.3 (Additional documentation) for details.

Severity: wishlist, Certainty: certain

Check: fields, Type: binary, udeb, source

Evolution of the unusual-documentation-package-name Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the unusual-documentation-package-name tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 43, overridden: 0, total: 43

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

clamav-docs 0.100.1+dfsg-1 (binary)


cmucl-docs 21c-4 (binary)


dar-docs 2.5.16-1 (binary)


dcl-f77-docs 7.3.3-1 (binary)


ekg2-api-docs 1:0.4~pre+20120506.1-14 (binary)


fftw-docs 2.1.5-4.2 (binary)


fonts-cwtex-docs 1.0-3 (binary)


fp-docs 3.0.4+dfsg-20 (binary)


fte-docs 0.50.2b6-20110708-2 (binary)


gnome-api-docs 1:3.22+9 (binary)


gnome-devel-docs 3.28.0-1 (binary)


gnome-getting-started-docs 3.28.2-1 (binary)


gnome-user-docs 3.28.2-1 (binary)


gnucash-docs 3.2-1 (binary)


granule-docs 1.1.0+dfsg-3 (binary)


heimdal-docs 7.5.0+dfsg-2 (binary)


inform-docs 6.31.1+dfsg-2 (binary)


jmagick6-docs 6.6.9~20130201-svn99-4 (binary)


kannel-docs 1.4.4-5 (binary)


libargtable2-docs 13-1 (binary)


libjs-jquery-flot-docs 0.8.3+dfsg-1 (binary)


libjs-jquery-mobile-docs 1.2.0+dfsg-2 (binary)


libjs-jquery-ui-docs 1.12.1+dfsg-5 (binary)


libjs-spectre-docs 0.4.7-1 (binary)


libsrtp2-docs 2.2.0-1 (binary)


libtommath-docs 1.0.1-1 (binary)


libunicap-docs 0.9.12+repack20150328.0.git2c600ae-2 (binary)


ltsp-docs 1.2-1 (binary)


m17n-docs 1.6.2-2 (binary)


maradns-docs 2.0.13-1.2 (binary)


mgetty-docs 1.1.36-3.1 (binary)


opam-docs 1.2.2-7 (binary)


packagekit-docs 1.1.10-1 (binary)


python-liblo-docs 0.10.0-3 (binary)


python-netaddr-docs 0.7.19-1 (binary)


python-petsc4py-docs 3.9.1-2 (binary)


python-slepc4py-docs 3.9.0-2 (binary)


python-xlrd-docs 1.1.0-1 (binary)


srtp-docs 1.4.5~20130609~dfsg-2 (binary)


srtp-docs 1.5.3~dfsg-1 (binary)


tomcat8-docs 8.5.32-2 (binary)


whitedune-docs 0.30.10-2.1 (binary)


xorg-docs 1:1.7.1-1.1 (binary)