Bug#615963: libvendorlib-perl: tilde expansion tests failing

gregor herrmann gregoa at debian.org
Thu Mar 3 15:53:16 UTC 2011

On Thu, 03 Mar 2011 07:30:57 +0100, Salvatore Bonaccorso wrote:

> From IRC log:
> [02:36] < jawnsy> carnil: OK, using your setup, I am able to reproduce the issue
> [02:39] < jawnsy> can we just change from `getpwuid' to $ENV{HOME} ?

We can, but then we have to work around the missing $HOME in sbuild
in debian/rules. Not sure if this is a huge improvement; but I'm also
not sure about other solutions.

If I interpret the output in carnil's log correctly, I assume that
`getpwuid($<))[7]' is empty; could we just check that and skip the


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