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Re: [perl #21380] 5.8.0 test failure on Cobalt RaQ2

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From:
Nicholas Clark
Date:
February 27, 2003 13:27
Subject:
Re: [perl #21380] 5.8.0 test failure on Cobalt RaQ2
Message ID:
20030227212652.D2347@plum.flirble.org
On Thu, Feb 27, 2003 at 04:23:55PM -0500, J. Lasser wrote:
> In the wise words of Nicholas Clark:
> 
> [ . . . socketpair.t test 36 and 37 fail . . . ]
> > > Any suggestions from this point?
> [ . . . ]
> > loopback sockets (both IP and Unix domain) in general seem to be vile,
> > particularly in combination with shutdown() This makes it hard to test
> > whether perl's interface to them is working.
> [ . . . ]
> 
> It sounds to me like this isn't worth worrying about and I should just
> go ahead and install.  Is that a fair assessment?

Yes.

(er, it seems really silly writing such a short message)

Nicholas Clark

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