Title: #5435: whitespace_test: fix exclusion of debian directory
I maintain SSSD packages in a Debian derivative, hence have a debian
directory in the repository root. This test was failing in some custom build environments,
due to whitespace in files below that directory - so it is a downstream issue.
I'm not sure... Should this really be handled upstream?
Could this be a downstream Debian patch for this test? In this case upstream we could
remove "debian" from exclude pattern entirely...
Btw, do you know how Debian maintainer handles this? They should have the same issue as
See the full comment at https://github.com/SSSD/sssd/pull/5435#issuecomment-756071511