[Piuparts-devel] how to whitelist/opt-out of piuparts tests wrt testing migration?

Adam Borowski kilobyte at angband.pl
Wed Aug 30 10:25:26 UTC 2017

A package of mine, sse4.2-support (src:isa-support) is blocked from
migrating to testing because of a piuparts failure.  Except, this failure
is not only ok but proves the package does its job (on a machine with no

It might be even good to check that it _does_ fail (on the machine in
question sse3-support should install but sse4.2-support refuse to),
but as your test hardware comes and goes, it's probably too much hassle
for a single snowflake.

Thus, what should I do?
* do you have a ${COLOR}list I can request to be placed on?
* if not, may I detect piuparts testing and ignore ISA inadequacy?

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