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From: "Uwe Kleine-König" <>
To: Lucas Nussbaum <>,,,
	Debian Perl Group <>
Subject: Re: Bug#1002219: public-inbox: FTBFS: dh_auto_test: error: make -j4 test TEST_VERBOSE=1 returned exit code 2
Date: Thu, 30 Dec 2021 19:49:25 +0100	[thread overview]
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adding the Debian Perl Group to Cc, maybe they can help here.
(for context look at

On 12/30/21 10:12, Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
> I got a bug report against the public-inbox 1.6.1 package about a 
> failing test, see below for the whole output. I didn't have time yet to 
> look into it, so this is just a heads up to make you aware. If someone 
> has a hint what to do, this would be greatly appreciated. Maybe just 
> updating to 1.7 will help?
> Best regards
> Uwe
> On 12/21/21 17:34, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
>>> #   Failed test 'filename decoded'
>>> #   at t/eml.t line 407.
>>> #          got: '=?utf-8?q?vtpm-makefile.patch?='
>>> #     expected: 'vtpm-makefile.patch'
>>> # Looks like you failed 1 test of 146.
>>> t/eml.t ......................

I can reproduce this problem with 1.6.1 checked out. I played a bit 
around (suffering from my weak perl foo) and found that when I downgrade 
libemail-mime-perl from 1.952-1 (i.e. Debian unstable's version) to 
1.949-1 (i.e. Debian stable's version), this works.

The reproducer is:

$ perl -e 'use Email::MIME; print Email::MIME->new("Content-Type: 
attachment; filename=\"=?utf-8?q?vtpm-makefile.patch?=\"\n\n")->filename;'

which emits "vtpm-makefile.patch" with 1.949-1 (as public-inbox 
expects), but =?utf-8?q?vtpm-makefile.patch?= with 1.952-1.

So the key question is: Is the test correct and his is a regression in 
libemail-mime-perl, or is the test wrong and we need to fix the test 
(and PublicInbox::Eml)?

Best regards

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  reply	other threads:[~2021-12-30 18:49 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <>
2021-12-30  9:12 ` Uwe Kleine-König
2021-12-30 18:49   ` Uwe Kleine-König [this message]
2021-12-30 19:17     ` [PATCH] t/eml.t: ignore newer Email::MIME behavior Eric Wong
2022-01-02 14:14       ` Uwe Kleine-König

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