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Re: unknown-field-in-control homepage

Jonas Meurer <jonas@freesources.org> writes:

> I'm not sure whether this is an issue with dpkg or rather with lintian,
> but if I check the cryptsetup deb+udeb packages after building them,
> lintian reports that udebs don't allow the Homepage field in
> debian/control.

This is what I was told by (a d-i maintainer | someone who was willing to
express an opinion).  I'm happy to change lintian if having Homepage in
udeb is deemed acceptable.  Otherwise, dpkg should probably be modified to
not propagate Homepage fields into udebs.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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