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FS#45774 - pacman testsuite fails when /tmp is mounted noexec

Attached to Project: Pacman
Opened by Allan McRae (Allan) - Saturday, 25 July 2015, 23:48 GMT
Last edited by Allan McRae (Allan) - Tuesday, 29 December 2020, 13:38 GMT
Task Type General Gripe
Category General
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To Allan McRae (Allan)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 4.2.1
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


We require various things to run during testsuite. /tmp mounted noexec prevents this.
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Comment by Andrew Gregory (andrewgregory) - Saturday, 13 January 2018, 21:13 GMT
What is the goal? Just documenting this fact?
Comment by Allan McRae (Allan) - Saturday, 13 January 2018, 21:36 GMT
We should probably move the testsuite to create everything in a subdirectory of the source root. There has been a push away from using /tmp for these sorts fo things.