deprecated-chown-usage

All reports of deprecated-chown-usage for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

chown user.group is called in one of the maintainer scripts. The correct syntax is chown user:group. Using "." as a separator is still supported by the GNU tools, but it will fail as soon as a system uses the "." in user or group names.

Refer to the chown(1) manual page for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: scripts, Type: binary

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