Comment 9 for bug 1303603

Mattia Rizzolo (mapreri) wrote :

As Niels explained last year this is the expected behavior.
If you're rebuilding a package from Debian while targeting a Ubuntu release you can as well change the target Distribution (and you're suppose to if you're going to upload to Ubuntu, indeed the lintian message is totally right).

For those using pbuilder, just run lintian _inside_ the chroot, then you'll get the right lintian rightly configure for whatever distribution and release you're building for; there is an example hook for that too.