develooper Front page | perl.perl5.porters | Postings from April 2010

[perl #74190] [PATCH] Don't run test_prep with -j4

From:
perlbug-followup
Date:
April 10, 2010 04:17
Subject:
[perl #74190] [PATCH] Don't run test_prep with -j4
Message ID:
rt-3.6.HEAD-6227-1270847238-746.74190-75-0@perl.org
# New Ticket Created by  (Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason) 
# Please include the string:  [perl #74190]
# in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. 
# <URL: http://rt.perl.org/rt3/Ticket/Display.html?id=74190 >


From: Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avar@cpan.org>

When your bisect starts to go into perl-5.9.* territory `make -j4'
fails on Config.pm due to some race condition. This'll turn what would
otherwise be a bad/good report into skip.
---
 pod/perlrepository.pod |    2 +-
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/pod/perlrepository.pod b/pod/perlrepository.pod
index 30d2cc2..65a9bef 100644
--- a/pod/perlrepository.pod
+++ b/pod/perlrepository.pod
@@ -653,7 +653,7 @@ testcase:
   # Correct makefile for newer GNU gcc
   perl -ni -we 'print unless /<(?:built-in|command)/' makefile x2p/makefile
   # if you just need miniperl, replace test_prep with miniperl
-  make -j4 test_prep
+  make test_prep
   [ -x ./perl ] || exit 125
   ./perl -Ilib ~/testcase.pl
   ret=$?
-- 
1.7.0.4.298.gc81d




nntp.perl.org: Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at ask@perl.org | Group listing | About