Re: [PATCH v2] configure: check for pytest with python -m pytest

Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] configure: check for pytest with python -m pytest

Date: Sat, 08 Aug 2020 16:14:58 -0300

To: Tomi Ollila, Đoàn Trần Công Danh,


From: David Bremner

Tomi Ollila <> writes:

> On Mon, Aug 03 2020, Đoàn Trần Công Danh wrote:
>> On different distro, pytest is suffixed with different patterns.
>> On the other hand, `python3-pytest' could be invoked correctly,
>> via `python3 -m pytest', the latter is used by our tests, now.
>> Switch to `$python -m pytest` to fix address all incompatible naming.
>> Signed-off-by: Đoàn Trần Công Danh <>
> THis series looks good to me on my terminal, but does not apply 
> to my tree (HEAD commit: 0e4695ab (origin/master) test: regression tests for n_indexopts_{get,set}_decrypt_policy)
> Tomi

Yes, I had the the same problem, but I managed to get the patches to
apply with some trickery involving "patch". I'm still not sure what the
issue was, I guess the patches were based on an old tree because the
changes to configure were offset by two lines.

Series is applied to master now.
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