Title: autopkgtest - automatic as-installed package testing
DEP: 8
State: DRAFT
Date: 2012-06-25
Drivers: Ian Jackson <ijackson@chiark.greenend.org.uk>,
 Iustin Pop <iustin@debian.org>,
 Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@debian.org>
URL: http://dep.debian.net/deps/dep8
Source: https://salsa.debian.org/dep-team/deps/-/blob/master/web/deps/dep8.mdwn
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 Establish a standard interface to define and run "as-installed" tests of
 packages, i.e. the testing of packages in a context as close as possible
 to a Debian system where the packages subject to testing are properly
  1. Introduction


In the working.

In the meantime you can check the current specification, as implemented in autopkgtest.