Quoting Mike Gabriel (2013-10-25 13:05:48) > On Fr 25 Okt 2013 11:14:48 CEST, Jonas Smedegaard wrote: >> Quoting Mike Gabriel (2013-10-25 09:11:59) >>> On Do 24 Okt 2013 20:32:33 CEST, Jérémy Lal wrote: >>>> On 24/10/2013 20:17, Mike Gabriel wrote: >>>>> when I try to build nodejs from testing (0.10.20~dfsg1-1) for >>>>> wheezy-backports, I get failures during the test runs . This >>>>> error, however, does not occur always. Today, one of the builds >>>>> succeeded. All other builds failed so far. >> >>>> That test isn't used to fail... but is probably failing because of >>>> your particular setup: maybe a missing loopback interface, or >>>> IPv6-only, or restrictive firewall. >>>> Did you build it in a chroot ? >> >>> I disabled my local firewall setup, that did the trick. For building >>> packages I use sbuild/schroot. >>> >>> Thanks for pointing at my firewall setup! >> >> That worries me: Does that mean Nodejs testsuite rely on network >> access? That sounds wrong to me!
> The testsuite does some localhost testing. I don't think that access > to 0.0.0.0 is needed. Only a loop device is requires AFAICouldT. > However, I did not investigate any further. > > As Debian's buildd chroot's are offline when building, I guess we > would have realized earlier, if the package requires network access... > (then buildd builds would have failed IMHO). Thanks for confirming sanity :-) I did hope for the situation you describe, but better double-check than blindly assume all is well :-) - Jonas -- * Jonas Smedegaard - idealist & Internet-arkitekt * Tlf.: +45 40843136 Website: http://dr.jones.dk/ [x] quote me freely [ ] ask before reusing [ ] keep private