sharness - shell library for automated tests with TAP output

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename sharness_1.0.0-1_all.deb
Package name sharness
Package version 1.0.0
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category devel
License -
Maintainer Lars Kruse <>
Download size 27.85 KB
Installed size 60.00 KB
Sharness is a portable shell library to write, run, and analyze
automated tests for Unix programs. Since all tests output TAP, the
Test Anything Protocol, they can be run with any TAP harness.


Package Version Architecture Repository
sharness_1.0.0-1_all.deb 1.0.0 all Debian Main
sharness - - -


Type URL
Binary Package sharness_1.0.0-1_all.deb
Source Package sharness

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install sharness deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install sharness




2018-07-13 - Lars Kruse <>
sharness (1.0.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release. (Closes: #902730)
* add DEP8 tests
* add upstream documentation
* add overrides for issues to be discussed with upstream
* add upstream meta information (DEP12)
* d/copyright: add licensing for debian packaging.
Thanks, Sergio Durigan Junior
* place "" below doc/contrib/

See Also

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