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Re: [PATCH 5.8.1 @19053] OS/2 MakeMaker

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Ilya Zakharevich
March 31, 2003 18:23
Re: [PATCH 5.8.1 @19053] OS/2 MakeMaker
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On Mon, Mar 31, 2003 at 03:52:37PM -0800, Michael G Schwern wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 31, 2003 at 03:25:15PM -0800, Ilya Zakharevich wrote:
> > I tested only what is in 5.8.1@19053 - some tests fail for the things
> > I sent patches for in December.
> Could we see those failures?

I think I reported them (with patches) in December.  basic.t:14 was failing.

> AFAIK all patches you sent during December were applied in some shape
> or form with the minor exception of:
> -my $dist_test_out = `$make disttest`;
> +my $dist_test_out = `$make disttest 2>&1`;
> but we already discussed why I'm loathe to do that.

Have no idea why anyone would loath it.  On most platforms 2>&1 is
handled by Perl, not by shell.  [Do not remember whether this was a fix
for a problem, or a fix for "it is impossible to debug problems".]

Hope this helps,

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