Bug#842302: autopkgtest: source_rules_command failure message is unclear

Martin Pitt mpitt at debian.org
Fri Oct 28 13:51:50 UTC 2016

Control: tag -1 pending

Hello Simon,

Simon McVittie [2016-10-27 21:23 +0100]:
> While testing a package (sorry, I don't remember how to reproduce this)
> I got a failure from source_rules_command(), in which 3 lines of results
> were apparently expected but 4 were received, or possibly the other way
> round. This is an unhelpful message, because it didn't tell me what the
> 4 lines that were received *were*.
> The attached patch makes this somewhat easier to diagnose.

LGTM, pushed. Thanks!


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