Lintian Reports

Lintian dissects and tries to find bugs and policy violations. It contains automated checks for many aspects of as well as some checks for common errors.

For more information, see the User Manual.

Auto-generated documentation of the Lintian Perl Library API can be found here.

Lintian is available in the Debian .


Last updated: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:56:52 +0000
Archive timestamp:Tue Oct 25 22:10:52 UTC 2016
Distribution: sid,experimental
Archive area: main, contrib, non-free
Architecture: i386,amd64
Maintainers: 2456 (-2)
Package groups: 26846 (+47)
Rescheduled groups: 986 (-6094)
Source packages: 25631 (+39)
Binary packages: 54134 (-40)
μdeb packages: 638 (+0)
E Errors:46412 (+18)
W Warnings:152208 (+1771)
I Info tags:646618 (-6914)
P Pedantic tags:110214 (-1775)
O Overridden tags:204643 (+198)
X Experimental tags:110764 (-278)
Lintian version: 2.5.49

(The numbers in parentheses describe the changes since the last Lintian report, published on Tue, 25 Oct 2016 03:56:34 +0000.)

Evolution of Lintian tags over the past 366 days:

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