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From:
Rafael Garcia-Suarez
Date:
February 15, 2008 02:55
Subject:
Re: Change 33313 causing failures
Message ID:
b77c1dce0802150255r4c440a1dg7dfb04f09d1c40ad@mail.gmail.com
On 15/02/2008, Andy Armstrong <andy@hexten.net> wrote:
>  >>> The 'failure' is the extra 'not' before the pound sign.
>  >>> I tried to figure out what's causing it, but couldn't.
>  >
>  > Is it possible to put the TAP parser into a strict mode where it
>  > would detect
>  > and fault these sorts of things?
>  >
>  > (I think most specifically "these things" are lines that aren't /^ok/,
>  > /^not ok/ or /^#/ )
>
>
>
> I presume the lines beginning with # above are on STDERR and that what
>  you're seeing is a mix of STDERR and STDOUT? So what the parser is
>  seeing on STDOUT is either
>
>  not ok 1309
>
>  or
>
>  not
>  ok 1309
>
>  ?

No. Everything is on STDOUT.

>  Unfortunately that second version is a special case for tests on VMS
>  that don't output "not" and "ok" on the same line - I wonder if that's
>  what's causing the problem.
>
>
>  --
>  Andy Armstrong, Hexten
>
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