Bug#763847: autopkgtest: package type detection heuristics override explicit Testsuite field

Martin Pitt mpitt at debian.org
Sun Oct 12 11:02:11 UTC 2014

Antonio Terceiro [2014-10-03 11:52 -0300]:
> autodep8 (waiting in NEW) already does this; we are still missing the
> counterpart in autopkgtest. I'm not sure if it is worth to adapt
> autopkgtest to also do that, to then when autodep8 gets in the archive
> change autopkgtest again to remove all heuristics and call autodep8
> instead.

That's what I want to do. I don't like having nontrivial logic like
autodep8 in two different places. Once autodep8 lands, I'll do the
bits in autopkgtest to use it.

Martin Pitt                        | http://www.piware.de
Ubuntu Developer (www.ubuntu.com)  | Debian Developer  (www.debian.org)
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