Re: automatic bug filing by test robot
Stefano Zacchiroli writes ("Re: automatic bug filing by test robot"):
> Can you expand what do you mean by "test installs"?
The equivalent of
apt-get install <package>
(without a controlling terminal and with a noninteractive debconf
> The main points which are not clear to me are: are dependencies taken
> into consideration? what if they are not available? are maintainer
> scripts executed (I presume they could be only if deps are taken into
> account ...)?
Yes, dependencies are taken into consideration. If they aren't
available then the package installation fails which counts as a
failure. Normally the archive maintenance scripts will prevent that
for testing and I'm not running the system on sid yet.