Bug#613395: FTBFS: spelling tests fail

Chris Butler chrisb at debian.org
Mon Feb 14 20:45:36 UTC 2011

tag 613395 - unreproducible

On Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 08:56:09PM +0100, gregor herrmann wrote:
> Hm, builds fine for me in both an i386 and an amd64 sid cowbuilder
> chroot.
> Might this be related to some dictionaries? The errors above look
> like something doesn't like en_US.
> But I'm also fine with turning off either all pod tests or at least
> pod-spelling.

I can reproduce it here, with LANG set to en_GB.utf-8 in my environment.
Running sbuild with a clean environment via "env -i" works.

Not sure why LANG is getting through to sbuild… but perhaps we should force
LANG=C for the testsuite? Or, as gregor suggested, we could just disable the
POD tests.

Chris Butler <chrisb at debian.org>
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