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Eversion-substvar-for-external-package

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.55. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit a1e47cb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/version-substvars.

Visibility: error

The first package has a relation on the second package using a dpkg-control substitution variable to generate the versioned part of the relation. However the second package is not built from this source package. Usually this means there is a mistake or typo in the package name in this dependency.

The following 25 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 55 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 28 overrides. The tag performed 49% of the time.