If the package installs a symbolic link
/usr/share/doc/pkg1 -> pkg2, then pkg1
and pkg2 must both come from the same source package.
The best solution is probably to stop symlinking the
/usr/share/doc directory for this package and instead include a
real /usr/share/doc/pkg1 directory within pkg1 with the
appropriate contents (such as the
For more information please consult:
- Copyright information (Section 12.5) in the Debian Policy Manual
The tag is present in Lintian version
That is the most recent version we know about.
We use semantic versions.
The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the
release tag in our Git
You can find the detection logic for this version at commit fd97859. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/copyright.