Re: [SCM] dpkg's functional test suite branch, master, updated. cb6b4f6dbb80b8853fee7cd205a6c71b7f0a0414
On Mon, 2012-03-19 at 08:19:45 +0100, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Mar 2012, Guillem Jover wrote:
> > The following commit has been merged in the master branch:
> > commit 69b4245a2f0d994aef3fab5f4644b308e416efcd
> > Author: Raphaël Hertzog <email@example.com>
> > Date: Fri Jan 14 16:07:26 2011 +0000
> > t-multiarch: Add initial tests for dpkg architecture database
> > Sponsored-by: Linaro Limited
> > [firstname.lastname@example.org:
> > - Use a reference architecture db file, to handle newlines in output.
> > - Do not use BEROOT for arch add and remove commands.
> Why no BEROOT ? In that case you might want to make "local-db" the only
> way to run the test suite... because without BEROOT it won't work in the
> system-wide setup.
Yes, non-local-db is dangerous as it might damage the system, I've
been meaning to remove it, but it has required dpkg 1.16.0, but given
that more things depend on latest dpkg versions I've done that now.