[pkg-go] Bug#917703: golang-gopkg-macaroon.v2: FTBFS: build-dependency not installable: golang-github-juju-testing-dev

Lucas Nussbaum lucas at debian.org
Sat Dec 29 21:50:33 GMT 2018

Source: golang-gopkg-macaroon.v2
Version: 0.0~git20171017.bed2a42-3
Severity: serious
Justification: FTBFS on amd64
Tags: buster sid
Usertags: ftbfs-20181229 ftbfs-buster


During a rebuild of all packages in sid, your package failed to build
on amd64.

Relevant part (hopefully):
> +------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
> | Install package build dependencies                                           |
> +------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
> Setup apt archive
> -----------------
> Merged Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 10), dh-golang, golang-any, golang-github-juju-testing-dev, golang-golang-x-crypto-dev, golang-gopkg-check.v1-dev
> Filtered Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 10), dh-golang, golang-any, golang-github-juju-testing-dev, golang-golang-x-crypto-dev, golang-gopkg-check.v1-dev
> dpkg-deb: building package 'sbuild-build-depends-golang-gopkg-macaroon.v2-dummy' in '/<<BUILDDIR>>/resolver-3WmOKm/apt_archive/sbuild-build-depends-golang-gopkg-macaroon.v2-dummy.deb'.
> dpkg-scanpackages: warning: Packages in archive but missing from override file:
> dpkg-scanpackages: warning:   sbuild-build-depends-core-dummy sbuild-build-depends-golang-gopkg-macaroon.v2-dummy
> dpkg-scanpackages: info: Wrote 2 entries to output Packages file.
> Ign:1 copy:/<<BUILDDIR>>/resolver-3WmOKm/apt_archive ./ InRelease
> Get:2 copy:/<<BUILDDIR>>/resolver-3WmOKm/apt_archive ./ Release [963 B]
> Ign:3 copy:/<<BUILDDIR>>/resolver-3WmOKm/apt_archive ./ Release.gpg
> Get:4 copy:/<<BUILDDIR>>/resolver-3WmOKm/apt_archive ./ Sources [550 B]
> Get:5 copy:/<<BUILDDIR>>/resolver-3WmOKm/apt_archive ./ Packages [638 B]
> Fetched 2151 B in 0s (0 B/s)
> Reading package lists...
> Reading package lists...
> Install golang-gopkg-macaroon.v2 build dependencies (apt-based resolver)
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Installing build dependencies
> Reading package lists...
> Building dependency tree...
> Reading state information...
> Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
> requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
> distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
> or been moved out of Incoming.
> The following information may help to resolve the situation:
> The following packages have unmet dependencies:
>  sbuild-build-depends-golang-gopkg-macaroon.v2-dummy : Depends: golang-github-juju-testing-dev but it is not going to be installed
> E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
> apt-get failed.

The full build log is available from:

A list of current common problems and possible solutions is available at
http://wiki.debian.org/qa.debian.org/FTBFS . You're welcome to contribute!

About the archive rebuild: The rebuild was done on EC2 VM instances from
Amazon Web Services, using a clean, minimal and up-to-date chroot. Every
failed build was retried once to eliminate random failures.

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