2.1.14: tests/openpgp/gpgtar.scm failing under --disable-gpgtar

Justus Winter justus at g10code.com
Fri Jul 15 13:06:32 CEST 2016

Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org> writes:

> On Fri, 15 Jul 2016 02:52, dkg at fifthhorseman.net said:
>> It looks like the gpgtar test fails when gpgtar is not built.

I fixed that test and the migration tests in 12a88705.

> We use gpgtar to unpack a couple of test files which would otherwise
> reach the gile length limit of tar.  We should better require gpgtar if
> tests are built.

We could also build it unconditionally and simply not install it if the
user specified --disable-gpgtar.  It is a tiny program, and I see no
harm in building it.  And untarring the test data with it is very

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