Test::Lintian::Helper -- Helper functions for various testing parts
use Test::Lintian::Helper qw(get_host_architecture); my $arch = get_host_architecture();
Helper functions for preparing and running Lintian tests.
Returns a string containing the value of $DEB_HOST_ARCH.
Returns a list with two elements. The first is the most recent version of the Debian policy. The second is its effective date.
Returns the version of debhelper recommended in 'debhelper/compat-level' via Lintian::Data, relative to the established LINTIAN_ROOT.
Returns the version of debhelper required in the file 'debian/control' relative to the established LINTIAN_ROOT. The return value is the exact string, which can include characters like a tilde.
Returns the version of debhelper installed on the running system.
Populates TARGET_DIR with files/dirs from SRC_DIR, preserving all attributes but dereferencing links. For an empty directory, no dummy file is required.
Returns a string with the date and time described by EPOCH, formatted according to RFC822.