submitters +1ing their own packages

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at
Thu Sep 8 18:07:20 UTC 2011

On Thu, Sep 8, 2011 at 11:54 AM, Nils Philippsen <nils at> wrote:
> I think we should define what a "vanilla environment" is then. One could
> argue that either of the following could be described as "vanilla":

One thing I done in lieu of a full VM is to test CLI programs under
mock. Of course this is a minimal system. I've even tested GUI
programs in mock using Xnest.

It doesn't give you the native kernel (and probably several other
packages) but it also lets you test programs in other releases and
32bit/64bit environments.


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