This page shows statistics about Debtags.

There are 645 tags in the Debtags vocabulary, and 106437 known packages to tag. Of these, 16179 are trivially tagged, 18530 were tagged by humans, and 87907 were only tagged by robots so far.

This is a graph with the history of package tags. The peak in 2011 is when cleaning up of obsolete packages was implemented:

This is a list of consistency checks that are regularly run on the database, with a list of packages that trigger them:

Check nameDescriptionNumber of matching packages
Unreviewed Package tags should be reviewed by humans 87904 / 106437
HasRole Every package should have a role::* tag 59754 / 106437
HasImplementedIn Every package with a role::* of program, devel-lib, plugin, or source, should have an implemented-in::* tag 13128 / 106437
HasDevelLang Every development library should have a devel::lang:* tag 8172 / 106437
Apriori Tagging checks based on rules computed via a statistical analysys of the reviewed tag database 7717 / 106437
HasEquivs role::devel-lib and devel::library should always be together 3097 / 106437
HasUIToolkit Every package with an X11 or 3D interface should have a uitoolkit::* tag 372 / 106437
HasGame Every package with use::gameplaying should have a game::* tags 65 / 106437

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