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Re: watchdog() for threads tests?

Jerry D. Hedden
July 16, 2008 08:14
Re: watchdog() for threads tests?
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On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 10:38 AM, Steve Hay <> wrote:
> Hi Jerry,
> Would it be worth adding a watchdog() call to a couple of threads tests?
> My VC9 smoke last weekend hung after writing an 'ok' for
> ../ext/threads/t/free.t, which probably means that it was the next test
> that failed. Logs for other smokes show that the next test would have
> been ../ext/threads/t/free2.t, so that one at least is probably worth
> doing.

I apologize for not being aware of this problem.
It's probably related to bug 41574.
If it recurs often, I'll probably skip the test under MSWin32. Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
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