Hi Roberto On Sunday 13 January 2019 06:26 AM, Roberto C. Sánchez wrote: > Hello all, > > I have been working on the LTS update for symfony and while I completed > the backports of all of the patches several weeks ago I have not managed > to get the package to build on jessie. In particular, the build fails > because of the unit tests. > > To determine if any of my changes had anything to do with the unit test > failures I attempted to build the current version in jessie, > 2.3.21+dfsg-4+deb8u3. That build attempt also failed. > > I tried several different approaches to building the package (version > 2.3.21+dfsg-4+deb8u3) using different versions of dependencies to see > some dependency update along the way triggered new failures. Here are > the build attempts I made: > > - build in an updated jessie cowbuilder with gbp (FAIL) > - build in a jessie chroot using dpkg-buildpackage with dependencies at > versions as they existed when version 2.3.21+dfsg-4+deb8u3 was > uploaded on 10 May 2016 (FAIL) > - build in a jessie chroot using dpkg-buildpackage with dependencies at > versions as they existed at the initial release of jessie (FAIL) > - build in a wheezy cowbuilder with gbp (FAIL, some dependencies do not > exist in wheezy) > - build in a stretch cowbuilder with gbp (FAIL, some dependencies do not > exist in stretch) > > Since symfony is arch:all, there are no buildd logs to consult. As a > result, it would be helpful if one or two others out there could attempt > to build symfony 2.3.21+dfsg-4+deb8u3 and report on the result. If the > build is successful, I would appreciate a copy of the build log. Or, > perhaps, if you are able/willing to finish the update and perform the > upload, I can provide my patches.
My build is also failing with around 20 unit test failures. --a