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Re: [PATCH] test-lib: try harder to ensure a working jgit




Todd Zullinger <tmz@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

>>     This guards against cases where jgit is present on the system, but
>>     will fail to run, e.g. because of some JRE issue, or missing Java
>>     dependencies. Seeing if it gets far enough to process the
>>     "--version" argument isn't perfect, but seems to be good enough in
>>     practice. It's also consistent with how we detect some other
>>     dependencies, see e.g. the CURL and UNZIP prerequisites.
>
> Well said.  I indeed avoided putting the detail into the
> commit message because it was such a Fedora-specific bug.
> I'll update the commit message to add more details though,
> borrowing liberally from^W^W^Wperhaps stealing your
> suggested wording.
>
> Thanks!

Thanks, all.