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authorSean Whitton <>2016-04-10 10:08:52 -0700
committerSean Whitton <>2016-04-10 10:08:52 -0700
commit856c012f99043d304f07693794dbca7a471e3dbf (patch)
tree3e6e89e6ffae694941d41f2162e4861d5566af21 /
parent8b3769a8cbc12b2cafb6dcde73549fdcef857af1 (diff)
use an environment variable to disable testing
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@@ -23,6 +23,11 @@ B<dh_elpa> [S<I<debhelper options>>] [S<I<pkg-file>>]
B<dh_elpa> is a debhelper program that is responsible for installing
elpa style emacs lisp packages into package build directories.
+B<dh_elpa> will attempt to run ERT and Buttercup test suites using
+dh_elpa_test(1). To disable this behaviour, or tweak it if it is
+failing to run the tests as they should be run, set environment
+variables in debian/rules as detailed in dh_elpa_test(1).
=head1 FILES
=over 4
@@ -314,10 +319,3 @@ substvars
-=head1 SEE ALSO
-You can use B<dh_elpa_test> to run ERT and Buttercup test suites
-automatically. See dh_elpa_test(1).