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NAMEdh_auto_test - automatically runs a package's test suites
SYNOPSISdh_auto_test [build system options] [debhelper options] [-- params]
DESCRIPTIONdh_auto_test is a debhelper program that tries to automatically run a package's test suite. It does so by running the appropriate command for the build system it detects the package uses. For example, if there's a Makefile and it contains a test or check target, then this is done by running make (or
This is intended to work for about 90% of packages with a test suite. If it doesn't work, you're encouraged to skip using dh_auto_test at all, and just run the test suite manually.
- -- params
- Pass params to the program that is run, after the parameters that dh_auto_test usually passes.
dh_auto_test does not run the test suite when a package is being cross compiled.
This program is a part of debhelper.