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Wwrong-name-for-debian-news-file

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 2.108.0 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/changelog.

Visibility: warning

The Debian news file must be installed as /usr/share/doc/pkg/NEWS.Debian.gz with exactly that capitalization or automated tools may not find it correctly.

For more information please consult:

Found no packages in the archive that triggered the tag.