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Accepted lintian 2.5.53~bpo9+1 (source all) into stretch-backports

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Date: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 13:46:45 +0200
Source: lintian
Binary: lintian
Architecture: source all
Version: 2.5.53~bpo9+1
Distribution: stretch-backports
Urgency: medium
Maintainer: Debian Lintian Maintainers <lintian-maint@debian.org>
Changed-By: Luca Falavigna <dktrkranz@debian.org>
 lintian    - Debian package checker
Closes: 605999 652963 681713 762956 764486 779675 792198 792846 802721 807461 814599 825348 827941 828720 833585 833691 835120 841670 841832 843428 844191 846009 847144 849622 856137 857123 860801 865055 865531 865882 866322 867042 867673 868178 868897 869541 869587 869750 869788 870069 870199 870272 870649 870681 870722 870730 870758 870822 871008 871575 871767 871791 871957 872042 872076 872611 872843 873096 873211 873323 873434 873458 873490 873701 873702 874078 874121 874381 875509 875985 876003
 lintian (2.5.53~bpo9+1) stretch-backports; urgency=medium
   * Rebuild for stretch-backports.
 lintian (2.5.53) unstable; urgency=medium
   The "we are all Perl developers now" release.
   * Summary of tag changes:
     + Added:
       - alternatively-build-depends-on-python-sphinx-and-python3-sphinx
       - build-depends-on-python-sphinx-only
       - dependency-on-python-version-marked-for-end-of-life
       - maintainer-script-interpreter
       - missing-call-to-dpkg-maintscript-helper
       - node-package-install-in-nodejs-rootdir
       - override-file-in-wrong-package
       - package-installs-java-bytecode
       - python-foo-but-no-python3-foo
       - script-needs-depends-on-sensible-utils
       - script-uses-deprecated-nodejs-location
       - transitional-package-should-be-oldlibs-optional
       - unnecessary-testsuite-autopkgtest-header
       - vcs-browser-links-to-empty-view
     + Removed:
       - debug-package-should-be-priority-extra
       - missing-classpath
       - transitional-package-should-be-oldlibs-extra
   * checks/apache2.pm:
     + [CL] Fix an apache2-unparsable-dependency false positive by allowing
       periods (".") in dependency names.  (Closes: #873701)
   * checks/binaries.pm:
     + [CL] Apply patches from Guillem Jover & Boud Roukema to improve the
       description of the binary-file-built-without-LFS-support tag.
       (Closes: #874078)
   * checks/changes.{pm,desc}:
     + [CL] Ignore DFSG-repacked packages when checking for upstream
       source tarball signatures as they will never match by definition.
       (Closes: #871957)
     + [CL] Downgrade severity of orig-tarball-missing-upstream-signature
       from "E:" to "W:" as many common tools do not make including the
       signatures easy enough right now.  (Closes: #870722, #870069)
     + [CL] Expand the explanation of the
       orig-tarball-missing-upstream-signature tag to include the location
       of where dpkg-source will look. Thanks to Theodore Ts'o for the
   * checks/copyright-file.pm:
     + [CL] Address a number of issues in copyright-year-in-future:
       - Prevent false positives in port numbers, email addresses, ISO
         standard numbers and matching specific and general street
         addresses.  (Closes: #869788)
       - Match all violating years in a line, not just the first (eg.
       - Ignore meta copyright statements such as "Original Author". Thanks
         to Thorsten Alteholz for the bug report.  (Closes: #873323)
       - Expand testsuite.
   * checks/cruft.{pm,desc}:
     + [CL] Downgrade severity of file-contains-fixme-placeholder
       tag from "important" (ie. "E:") to "wishlist" (ie. "I:").
       Thanks to Gregor Herrmann for the suggestion.
     + [CL] Apply patch from Alex Muntada (alexm) to use "substr" instead
       of "substring" in mentions-deprecated-usr-lib-perl5-directory's
       description.  (Closes: #871767)
     + [CL] Don't check copyright_hints file for FIXME placeholders.
       (Closes: #872843)
     + [CL] Don't match quoted "FIXME" variants as they are almost always
       deliberate. Thanks to Adrian Bunk for the report.  (Closes: #870199)
     + [CL] Avoid false positives in missing source checks for "CSS Browser
       Selector".  (Closes: #874381)
   * checks/debhelper.pm:
     + [CL] Prevent a false positive of
       missing-build-dependency-for-dh_-command that can be exposed by
       following the advice for the recently added
       useless-autoreconf-build-depends tag.  (Closes: #869541)
   * checks/debian-readme.{pm,desc}:
     + [CL] Ensure readme-debian-contains-debmake-template also checks
       for templates "Automatically generated by debmake".
   * checks/description.{desc,pm}:
     + [CL] Clarify explanation of description-starts-with-leading-spaces
       tag. Thanks to Taylor Kline <taylor.kline@utexas.edu> for the report
       and patch.  (Closes: #849622)
     + [NT] Skip capitalization-error-in-description-synopsis for
       auto-generated packages (such as dbgsym packages).
   * checks/fields.{desc,pm}:
     + [CL] Ensure that python3-foo packages have "Section: python", not
       just python2-foo.  (Closes: #870272)
     + [RG] Do no longer require debug packages to be priority extra.
     + [BR] Use Lintian::Data for name/section mapping
     + [CL] Check for packages including "?rev=0&sc=0" in Vcs-Browser.
       (Closes: #681713)
     + [NT] Transitional packages should now be "oldlibs/optional" rather
       than "oldlibs/extra".  The related tag has been renamed accordingly.
   * checks/filename-length.pm:
     + [NT] Skip the check on auto-generated binary packages (such as
       dbgsym packages).
   * checks/files.{pm,desc}:
     + [BR] Avoid privacy-breach-generic false positives for legal.xml.
     + [BR] Detect install of node package under /usr/lib/nodejs/[^/]*$
     + [CL] Check for packages shipping compiled Java class files. Thanks
       Carnë Draug <carandraug+dev@gmail.com>.  (Closes: #873211)
     + [BR] Privacy breach is no longer experimental.
   * checks/init.d.desc:
     + [RG] Do not recommend a versioned dependency on lsb-base in
       init.d-script-needs-depends-on-lsb-base.  (Closes: #847144)
   * checks/java.pm:
     + [CL] Additionally consider .cljc files as code to avoid false-
       positive codeless-jar warnings.  (Closes: #870649)
     + [CL] Drop problematic missing-classpath check.  (Closes: #857123)
   * checks/menu-format.desc:
     + [CL] Prevent false positives in desktop-entry-lacks-keywords-entry
       for "Link" and "Directory" .desktop files.  (Closes: #873702)
   * checks/python.{pm,desc}:
     + [CL] Split out Python checks from "scripts" check to a new, source
       check of type "source".
     + [CL] Check for python-foo without corresponding python3-foo packages
       to assist in Python 2.x deprecation.  (Closes: #870681)
     + [CL] Check for packages that Build-Depend on python-sphinx only.
       (Closes: #870730)
     + [CL] Check for packages that alternatively Build-Depend on the
       Python 2 and Python 3 versions of Sphinx.  (Closes: #870758)
     + [CL] Check for binary packages that depend on Python 2.x.
       (Closes: #870822)
   * checks/scripts.pm:
     + [CL] Correct false positives in
       unconditional-use-of-dpkg-statoverride by detecting "if !" as a
       valid shell prefix.  (Closes: #869587)
     + [CL] Check for missing calls to dpkg-maintscript-helper(1) in
       maintainer scripts.  (Closes: #872042)
     + [CL] Check for packages using sensible-utils without declaring a
       dependency after its split from debianutils.  (Closes: #872611)
     + [CL] Warn about scripts using "nodejs" as an interpreter now that
       nodejs provides /usr/bin/node.  (Closes: #873096)
     + [BR] Add a statistic tag giving interpreter.
   * checks/testsuite.{desc,pm}:
     + [CL] Remove recommendations to add a "Testsuite: autopkgtest" field
       to debian/control as it is added when needed by dpkg-source(1)
       since dpkg 1.17.1.  (Closes: #865531)
     + [CL] Warn if we see an unnecessary "Testsuite: autopkgtest" header
       in debian/control.
     + [NT] Recognise "autopkgtest-pkg-go" as a valid test suite.
     + [CL] Recognise "autopkgtest-pkg-elpa" as a valid test suite.
       (Closes: #873458)
     + [CL] Recognise "autopkgtest-pkg-octave" as a valid test suite.
       (Closes: #875985)
     + [CL] Update the description of unknown-testsuite to reflect that
       "autopkgtest" is not the only valid value; the referenced URL
       is out-of-date (filed as #876008).  (Closes: #876003)
   * data/binaries/embedded-libs:
     + [RG] Detect embedded copies of heimdal, libgxps, libquicktime,
       libsass, libytnef, and taglib.
     + [RG] Use an additional string to detect embedded copies of
       openjpeg2.  (Closes: #762956)
   * data/fields/name_section_mappings:
     + [BR] node- package section is javascript.
     + [CL] Apply patch from Guillem Jover to add more section mappings.
       (Closes: #874121)
   * data/fields/obsolete-packages:
     + [MR] Add dh-systemd.  (Closes: #872076)
   * data/fields/perl-provides:
     + [CL] Refresh perl provides.
   * data/fields/virtual-packages:
     + [CL] Update data file from archive. This fixes a false positive for
       "bacula-director".  (Closes: #835120)
   * data/files/obsolete-paths:
     + [CL] Add note to /etc/bash_completion.d entry regarding stricter
       filename requirements.  (Closes: #814599)
   * data/files/privacy-breaker-websites:
     + [BR] Detect custom donation logos like apache.
     + [BR] Detect generic counter website.
   * data/standards-version/release-dates:
     + [CL] Add 4.0.1 and 4.1.0 as known standards versions.
       (Closes: #875509)
   * debian/control:
     + [CL] Mention Debian Policy v4.1.0 in the description.
     + [CL] Add myself to Uploaders.
     + [CL] Drop unnecessary "Testsuite: autopkgtest"; this is implied from
       debian/tests/control existing.
   * commands/info.pm:
     + [CL] Add a --list-tags option to print all tags Lintian knows about.
       Thanks to Rajendra Gokhale for the suggestion.  (Closes: #779675)
   * commands/lintian.pm:
     + [CL] Apply patch from Maia Everett to avoid British spelling when
       using en_US locale.  (Closes: #868897)
   * lib/Lintian/Check.pm:
     + [CL] Stop emitting {maintainer,uploader}-address-causes-mail-loops
       for @packages.debian.org addresses.  (Closes: #871575)
   * lib/Lintian/Collect/Binary.pm:
     + [NT] Introduce an "auto-generated" argument for "is_pkg_class".
   * lib/Lintian/Data.pm:
     + [CL] Modify Lintian::Data's "all" to always return keys in insertion
       order, dropping dependency on libtie-ixhash-perl.
   * helpers/coll/objdump-info-helper:
     + [CL] Apply patch from Steve Langasek to accommodate binutils 2.29
       outputting symbols in a different format on ppc64el.
       (Closes: #869750)
   * t/tests/fields-perl-provides/tags:
     + [CL] Update expected output to match new Perl provides.
   * t/tests/files-privacybreach/*:
     + [CL] Add explicit test for packages including external fonts via
       the Google Font API. Thanks to Ian Jackson for the report.
       (Closes: #873434)
     + [CL] Add explicit test for packages including external fonts via
       the Typekit API via <script/> HTML tags.
   * t/tests/*/desc:
     + [CL] Add missing entries in "Test-For" fields to make
       development/testing workflow less error-prone.
   * private/generate-tag-summary:
     + [CL] git-describe(1) will usually emit 7 hexadecimal digits as the
       abbreviated object name,  However, as this can be user-dependent,
       pass --abbrev=0 to ensure it does not vary between systems.  This
       also means we do not need to strip it ourselves.
   * private/refresh-*:
     + [CL] Use deb.debian.org as the default mirror.
     + [CL] Update locations of Contents-<arch> files; they are now
       namespaced by distribution (eg. "main").
 lintian (2.5.52) unstable; urgency=medium
   * Summary of tag changes:
     + Added:
       - appstream-metadata-in-legacy-location
       - appstream-metadata-legacy-format
       - appstream-metadata-malformed-modalias-provide
       - appstream-metadata-missing-modalias-provide
       - copyright-contains-automatically-extracted-boilerplate
       - copyright-year-in-future
       - debian-rules-sets-DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS
       - elf-maintainer-script
       - emacsen-common-without-dh-elpa
       - file-contains-fixme-placeholder
       - gobject-instrospection-package-missing-depends-on-gir-depends
       - manpage-has-overly-generic-name
       - orig-tarball-missing-upstream-signature
       - package-installs-deprecated-upstart-configuration
       - udev-rule-missing-subsystem
       - udev-rule-missing-uaccess
       - udev-rule-unreadable
       - unconditional-use-of-dpkg-statoverride
       - useless-autoreconf-build-depends
     + Removed:
       - copyright-contains-dh-make-perl-boilerplate
       - package-depends-on-multiple-tkx-versions
       - restriction-formula-with-debhelper-without-debhelper-version
       - restriction-formula-without-versioned-dpkg-dev-dependency
   * checks/appstream-metadata.{desc,pm}:
     + [NT] New check by Petter Reinholdtsen.
   * checks/changelog-file.desc:
     + [AB] Fix typo "%gt;" vs "&gt;".
     + [CL] Expand the rationale for the
       latest-debian-changelog-entry-without-new-date tag to mention
       possible implications for SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH/reproducible builds.
     + [CL] Upgrade latest-debian-changelog-entry-without-new-date from
       a warning to an error.  (Closes: #873490)
   * checks/control-file.pm:
     + [NT] Remove check for missing versioned build-depends for dpkg
       and debhlper when using Build-Profiles.  The necessary versions
       are now in oldstable.
     + [CL] Add check for GObject Introspection packages that are missing
       binary dependencies on ${gir:Depends}.  (Closes: #860801)
   * checks/changes-file.{desc,pm}:
     + [CL] Check for the presence of an .asc signature if an upstream
       signing key is present.  (Closes: #833585)
   * checks/copyright-file.{desc,pm}:
     + [CL] Rename copyright-contains-dh-make-perl-boilerplate to
       copyright-contains-automatically-extracted-boilerplate as it can
       be generated by other tools such as dh-make-elpa. Thanks to Sean
       Whitton for the report. (Closes: #841832)
     + [CL] Check for years that are later than the last entry added to
       debian/changelog.  (Closes: #807461)
   * checks/cruft.{desc,pm}:
     + [CL] Clarify language of source-contains-prebuilt-ms-help-file
       description; there exists free software to generate .chm files.
     + [CL] Don't emit source-contains-prebuilt-ms-help-file for files
       generated by Halibut. (Closes: #867673)
     + [CL] Move r-data-without-readme-source to check the source package,
       no the binary; the expected README.source files are not installed
       in binary packages. (Closes: #866322)
     + [CL] Apply patch from Dylan Aïssi to also check for .RData files
       (not just .Rdata) files in r-data-without-readme-source.
       (Closes: #868178)
     + [CL] Check for "FIXME" and similar placeholders in various files
       under debian/. (Closes: #846009)
   * checks/debhelper.{desc,pm}:
     + [CL] Check for useless build-dependencies on dh-autoreconf or
       autotools-dev under compat levels 10 or higher.  (Closes: #844191)
   * checks/elpa.{desc,pm}:
     + [NT] Apply patch from Sean Whitton to add elpa related checks.
       (Closes: #867042)
   * checks/fields.{desc,pm}:
     + [NT] Remove check for missing versioned build-depends for dpkg
       and debhlper when using Build-Profiles.  The necessary versions
       are now in oldstable.
     + [NT] Drop check for depending on multiple versions of tkx as
       tkx does not seem to be in Debian any longer.
   * checks/files.pm:
     + [CL] Add .yml to the list of file extensions to avoid false
       positives when emitting extra-license-file, with testcase. Thanks
       to Rene Engelhard for the report.  (Closes: #856137)
     + [CL] Check for packages containing upstart configuration under
       /etc/init. Thanks to Paul Wise for the report.  (Closes: #825348)
     + [CL] Check for Lintian overrides installed in the wrong package.
       (Closes: #792198)
   * checks/init.d.desc:
     + [CL] Add an example snippet to explain how to prevent emission
       of init.d-script-sourcing-without-test.
   * checks/manpages.{desc,pm}:
     + [CL] Check for overly-generic filenames such as README.3pm.gz.
       (Closes: #792846)
   * checks/menu-format.desc:
     + [ADB] Fix formatting of desktop-entry-lacks-icon-entry
     + [CL] Add reference to Policy 9.6 for the
       command-in-menu-file-and-desktop-file tag.  (Closes: #871008)
   * checks/scripts.desc:
     + [CL] Upgrade new-package-should-not-package-python2-module from
       I: to W:. See #829744 for more info.
     + [CL] Clarify wording in new-package-should-not-package-python2-module
       to make the justification clearer.
     + [CL] Check for calls to dpkg-statoverride --add without a
       corresponding --list.  (Closes: #652963)
     + [CL] Add missing "contains" verb to the description of the
       debhelper-autoscript-in-maintainer-scripts tag.
     + [CL] Emit new "elf-maintainer-script" classification tag if
       debian/postinst (etc.) is an ELF binary.
   * checks/rules.desc:
     + [CL] Clarify wording in debian-rules-parses-dpkg-parsechangelog to
       make the justification clearer.  (Closes: #865882)
     + [CL] Check for files setting DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS instead of
       DH_BUILD_MAINT_OPTIONS. (Closes: #833691)
   * checks/udev.{desc,pm}:
     + [NT] New check by Petter Reinholdtsen.
   * checks/watch-file.pm:
     + [CL] Factor out hard-coded list of possible upstream key locations
       to the "common/signing-key-filenames" Lintian::Data resource.
     + [CL] Add "repack" (along with "dfsg" etc.) to identify a repacked
       upstream tarball.  (Closes: #871957)
   * collection/scripts:
     + [CL] Check that non-ELF maintainer scripts start with #!.
       (Closes: #843428)
   * commands/lintian.pm:
     + [NT] Attempt to clean up on SIGTERM (like with SIGINT).
     + [CL] Allow the use of suppress-tags=<tag>[,<tag>[,<tag>]] in
       lintianrc. (Closes: #764486)
   * commands/reporting-html-reports:
     + [NT] Enable re-use of the memory for the maintainer mapping once the
       log file as been parsed.
     + [CL] Consistently use the same "Debian style" RFC 822 date format for
       both "Mirror timestamp" and "Last updated" on the index page.
       (Closes: #828720)
   * commands/reporting-sync-state:
     + [NT] Re-encode checksums into base64 encoded strings (from hex).
       This reduces size per checksum by about ~30% (disk and memory).  This
       reduction is also applicable to other reporting tools that loads the
       harness cache.
   * data/cruft/non-free-files:
     + [CL] Match more Lena Söderberg images. Thanks to Lumin
       <cdluminate@gmail.com> and Dylan Aïssi <bob.dybian@gmail.com>.
       (Closes: #827941)
   * data/fields/build-profiles:
     + [NT] Add patch from Mattia Rizzolo to update the list of known build
       profiles, adding «nolua» and «noruby».
   * data/spelling/corrections:
     + [AB] Remove "iff". It's a valid English word. (Closes: #865055)
     + [CL] Avoid false positives in spelling-error-in-{binary,manpage} for
       "CAs" which was annoying for cryptographic software.  (Closes: #871791)
   * debian/control:
     + [NT] Add (Build-)Depends on libxml-simple-perl for the new
       appstream-metadata check.
     + [NT] Apply patch from Sean Whitton to add a Build-Depends on dh-elpa
       for a test.
     + [NT] Prefer default-jdk-headless to default-jdk when available.
   * debian/rules:
     + [JW, NT] Post process HTML docmentation to set the charset to UTF-8,
       which fixes mojibake in the Debian Policy Manual links.  Thanks to
       Paul Hardy for finding a solution to the problem.
       (Closes: #802721)
     + [NT] Override dh_autoreconf tools as they are not used (but need to
       scan over all files in the source package).
   * lib/Lintian/Collect/Source.pm:
     + [CL] Improve support for "3.0 (git)" packages. They are still marked
       as unsupported-source-format as they are not accepted by the Debian
       archive.  (Closes: #605999)
   * lib/Lintian/Util.pm:
     + [NT] Fix uninitialized warning if a fork call fails.
   * profiles/debian/main.profile:
     + [NT] Enable appstream-metadata + udev check by default.
       (Closes: #841670)
   * t/tests/spelling-general/debian/debian/copyright:
     + [CL] Add regression test for #844166.
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