Bug#698687: autopkgtest [spec]: Clarify what to use as a "scratch" area for "large data"
Reading through the autopkgtest spec, I did not see any (endorsed) way
for tests to request a temporary storage area for "large data" sets.
My (hypotechical) use-case would be anything using very large datasets
that you don't want to stuff into /tmp (particularly with /tmp
defaulting to tmpfs these days).
Should such tests request for the source directory to be "rw" or use
/var/tmp (or <third option>)?
 Example being Britney. If she is ever packaged as a deb package,
her test suite would currently have tests for about a GB (based on