Re: [debhelper-devel] Bug#811059: misleading warning: "This package will soon FTBFS" - but FTBFS now
Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> This warning saying the package "will soon FTBFS" doesn't make sense
> since it's followed by an error.
> > sbuild (Debian sbuild) 0.67.0 (26 Dec 2015) on dl580gen9-02.hlinux
> > dh_clean
> > dh_clean: No compatibility level specified in debian/compat
> > dh_clean: This package will soon FTBFS; time to fix it!
Here it says it will FTBFS soon.
And just a second later...
> > dh_clean: Compatibility levels before 4 are no longer supported (level 3 requested)
> > debian/rules:32: recipe for target 'clean' failed
> > make: *** [clean] Error 2
> > dpkg-buildpackage: error: fakeroot debian/rules clean gave error exit status 2
.. it does so.
Granted, not much time left to fix the package, but hey, debhelper can
predict the future!
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