Re: dpkg-source cause gap-atlasrep to FTBFS for no reason
severity 971203 important
> > root (to '/tmp/gap-atlasrep-2.1.0')
> > E: Unpack command 'dpkg-source --no-check -x gap-atlasrep_2.1.0-2.dsc'
> > failed.
> > There is no rationale to reject such a symlink which does not point
> > _outside_ the source root, but _to_ the source root.
> > This leads to a spurious FTBFS.
I lowered the severity to important because gap-atlasrep has been updated
to avoid this FTBFS and according to Lucas there are no other packages
affected in unstable.
Imagine a large red swirl here.