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John E. Malmberg
November 28, 2005 20:37
Question on lib/archive/tar.t/02_methods.t on VMS
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I can not find where the file bar.tar is being created in this test.

The test is failing on VMS because it does not exist at the read phase.

ok 14 - Object created - read
ok 15 - The object isa Archive::Tar
# type = [.src.short]bar.tar
# state = uncompressed
Could not create filehandle for '[.src.short]bar.tar': no such file or 
directory! at [-.lib.archive.tar.t]02_methods.t line 161
  at ../../../Archive/ line 1150
         Archive::Tar::_error('Archive::Tar=HASH(0xc22260)', 'Could not 
create filehandle for \'[.src.short]bar.tar\': no s...') called at ../../.
./Archive/ line 216
'[.src.short]bar.tar', 0, 'rb') called at ../../../Archive/ line 177
'[.src.short]bar.tar') called at [-.lib.archive.tar.t]02_methods.t line 161
# list =
not ok 16 - Reading uncompressed file using 'read()'

This module is proving resistant to using the Perl debugger to see what 
is going on, so I have had to resort to adding print statements.

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