lintian: FTBFS test failures

Bug #1289819 reported by Dimitri John Ledkov on 2014-03-08
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
lintian (Debian)
Fix Released
lintian (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Imported from Debian bug

Package: lintian
Version: 2.5.21
Severity: serious


Looks like changes in file(1) broke our test suite. There is a
partial fix for it in 87e5ebd, but some of the regex's in
data/cruft/warn-file-type probably also need updating.

Besides that, we got some tests failing on "funny filenames" (e.g.
ones with backslash) and finally S-V 3.9.3 has become ancient...

$ debian/rules runtests onlyrun=suite:tests
Failed tests (4)
make: *** [runtests] Error 1


tags: added: ftbfs
Changed in lintian (Debian):
importance: Undecided → Unknown
Changed in lintian (Debian):
status: New → Fix Committed
Changed in lintian (Debian):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Adam Conrad (adconrad) on 2016-04-30
Changed in lintian (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
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