[ubuntu/groovy-proposed] lintian 2.92.0 (Accepted)

Gianfranco Costamagna costamagnagianfranco at yahoo.it
Sat Aug 29 06:27:09 UTC 2020

lintian (2.92.0) unstable; urgency=medium

  [ Felix Lechner ]
  * Drop obsolete output formats ColonSeparated, FullEWI, LetterQualifier
    and XML.
  * Provide a Perl-native implementation to index and extract tar files in
    parallel. (Closes: #968611)
  * Reduce visibility level of redundant-globbing-patterns to pedantic.
    (Closes: #967961)
  * Reset file_info for TeX Font Metric files incorrectly categorized as gzip.
    (Closes: #963589)
  * Replace python2 with python3 in debian/tests/control. (Closes: #936952)
  * Split bin/lintian-info into separate annotate-lintian-hints and
  * Drop Lintian version from tag URLs offered in "standalone" HTML mode.
  * Use Text::Glob to match globbing patterns to file names in
  * Remove IO::Async from Depends in debian/control and move to

  * Update tag description files:
    - Rename file extensions from *.desc to *.tag.
    - For friendlier field names, rename Info: to Explanation: and Ref: to
    - Use Text::Markdown::Discount to facilitate Markdown content.
    - Also decode HTML5 entities in plain output; add
      libhtml-html5-entities-perl to debian/control.
    - Replace underscores with the _ HTML5 entity.

  [ Chris Lamb ]
  * Don't emit patch-not-forwarded-upstream for README files under
    debian/patches. (Closes: #968845)
  * Update private/generate-tag-summary to reflect change of tag definition
    filename extension change from .desc → .tag.

  [ Dmitry Shachnev ]
  * Refresh data/files/fonts using refresh-fonts-data script.

Date: 2020-08-28 16:37:54.465170+00:00
Signed-By: Gianfranco Costamagna <costamagnagianfranco at yahoo.it>
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