guix lint doesn't actually fail on some errors

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  • Danny Milosavljevic
  • Ludovic Courtès
  • zimoun
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Danny Milosavljevic wrote on 27 Jul 2016 00:25
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guix lint doesn't actually fail on some errors.
$ guix lint perl-io-socket-inet6 ; echo $?;;; note: source file /x/home/dannym/src/guix/gnu/packages/networking.scm;;; newer than compiled /x/home/dannym/src/guix/gnu/packages/networking.go;;; note: source file /x/home/dannym/src/guix/gnu/packages/mail.scm;;; newer than compiled /x/home/dannym/src/guix/gnu/packages/mail.go;;; note: source file /x/home/dannym/src/guix/gnu/packages/ldc.scm;;; newer than compiled /x/home/dannym/src/guix/gnu/packages/ldc.gognu/packages/networking.scm:437:1: perl-io-socket-inet6-2.72: line 464 is way too long (96 characters)gnu/packages/networking.scm:437:1: perl-io-socket-inet6-2.72: line 483 is way too long (92 characters)0^--- ooops
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Ludovic Courtès wrote on 27 Jul 2016 22:57
(name . Danny Milosavljevic)(address . dannym@scratchpost.org)(address . 24083@debbugs.gnu.org)
87mvl2x0ic.fsf@gnu.org
Danny Milosavljevic <dannym@scratchpost.org> skribis:
Toggle quote (2 lines)> guix lint doesn't actually fail on some errors.
It never pretended to exit with non-zero when warnings are emitted. :-)(These are warnings, not errors.)
Ludo’.
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Danny Milosavljevic wrote on 27 Jul 2016 23:12
(name . Ludovic Courtès)(address . ludo@gnu.org)(address . 24083@debbugs.gnu.org)
20160727231222.66849389@scratchpost.org
On Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:57:15 +0200ludo@gnu.org (Ludovic Courtès) wrote:
Toggle quote (7 lines)> Danny Milosavljevic <dannym@scratchpost.org> skribis:> > > guix lint doesn't actually fail on some errors. > > It never pretended to exit with non-zero when warnings are emitted. :-)> (These are warnings, not errors.)
Too bad :)
I wrote a little helper script which was supposed to prevent me from posting packages that don't build or lint. Then I found out that the lint actually doesn't fail on warnings. So now my script is only half as useful (the builder does fail on build error).
It would be nice to have a way to also check the lint status.
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zimoun wrote on 24 Mar 23:19 +0100
(name . Danny Milosavljevic)(address . dannym@scratchpost.org)
86tup09ovb.fsf@gmail.com
Hi,
On Wed, 27 Jul 2016 at 23:12, Danny Milosavljevic <dannym@scratchpost.org> wrote:
Toggle quote (17 lines)> On Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:57:15 +0200 ludo@gnu.org (Ludovic Courtès) wrote:>> Danny Milosavljevic <dannym@scratchpost.org> skribis:>> >> > guix lint doesn't actually fail on some errors. >> >> It never pretended to exit with non-zero when warnings are emitted. :-)>> (These are warnings, not errors.)>> Too bad :)>> I wrote a little helper script which was supposed to prevent me from posting> packages that don't build or lint. Then I found out that the lint actually> doesn't fail on warnings. So now my script is only half as useful (the builder> does fail on build error).>> It would be nice to have a way to also check the lint status.
The good news is that the initial example ’perl-io-socket-inet6’ nowdoes not report any linting error. :-)
Well, on the other side, it is still the same behaviour.
Toggle snippet (8 lines)$ guix lint julia ; echo $?gnu/packages/julia.scm:301:0: julia@1.5.3: line 301 is way too long (107 characters)gnu/packages/julia.scm:303:0: julia@1.5.3: line 303 is way too long (106 characters)gnu/packages/julia.scm:226:13: julia@1.5.3: can be upgraded to 1.6.0gnu/packages/julia.scm:227:12: julia@1.5.3: source not archived on Software Heritage0
What do we do. On one hand, «it never pretended to exit with non-zerowhen warninf» and on the other hand it could be annoying.
Well, since it is 4 years and 34 weeks, I consider it is not a big dealand so we can close. WDYT?

All the best,simon
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