* Nikolaus Rath <Nikolaus@rath.org>, 2011-05-21, 16:51:
and that I can be sure that the generated file is actually working.
Then please write a test suite, so that it can be run at build time.
There is a test suite, but it requires mounting a (FUSE) file system,
which breaks at least on the Ubuntu build servers. Can the debian build
daemons handle that?
How/why it breaks?
If it's because root access is required (as Adam suggested), you could
probably still run tests under user-mode-linux. (user-mode-linux is
available only on i386 and amd64, but it's still better than nothing.)