All reports of start-stop-daemon-in-maintainer-script for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The maintainer script seems to call start-stop-daemon directly. Long-running daemons should be started and stopped via init scripts using invoke-rc.d rather than directly in maintainer scripts.

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section (Running initscripts) for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: scripts, Type: binary

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