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Re: branch yves/revert_skipwhite causing tests to block?

From:
demerphq
Date:
February 27, 2013 07:23
Subject:
Re: branch yves/revert_skipwhite causing tests to block?
Message ID:
CANgJU+VBbL7XFQbYnpgZ=gjawgW0ntmdwMRzpKLZYCiS0ay2fw@mail.gmail.com
On 27 February 2013 00:11, Tony Cook <tony@develop-help.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 07:50:40AM +0100, demerphq wrote:
>> On 26 February 2013 00:48, Tony Cook <tony@develop-help.com> wrote:
>> > On Sun, Feb 24, 2013 at 11:09:52PM +0100, Yves Orton wrote:
>> >> In perl.git, the branch yves/revert_skipwhite has been updated
>> >>
>> >> <http://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/commitdiff/daad08aa5d718f5312f0ae0cb9afce2d241d93ec?hp=338f1699863baaf4452c21fad09b728713369177>
>> >>
>> >> - Log -----------------------------------------------------------------
>> >> commit daad08aa5d718f5312f0ae0cb9afce2d241d93ec
>> >> Author: Yves Orton <demerphq@gmail.com>
>> >> Date:   Sun Feb 24 23:09:23 2013 +0100
>> >>
>> >>     simplify some of the logic related to the new PMf_SPLIT flags by reorganizing bits
>> >
>> > Three different smokers of mine have blocked in the same two tests
>> > while smoking this branch.
>> >
>> > mars (linux):
>> >
>> >  8297 pts/18   SN+    0:00 ./perl  -T comp/opsubs.t
>> >  8879 pts/18   SN+    0:00 ./perl  -t run/switcht.t
>> >
>> >
>> > deimos (netbsd):
>> >
>> > 16519 ttyp1 IN+  0:00.00 ./perl  -T comp/opsubs.t
>> > 26432 ttyp1 IN+  0:00.00 ./perl  -t run/switcht.t
>> >
>> > neptune (darwin):
>> >
>> > 39825 s001  SN+    0:00.01 ./perl  -T comp/opsubs.t
>> > 40203 s001  SN+    0:00.01 ./perl  -t run/switcht.t
>> >
>> > They blocked at different levels of progress, eg. deimos and neptune
>> > on the first run through, mars when doing the very last on teh none
>> > -DDEBUGGING tests:
>>
>> Strange. I havent seen that. I will have a look into it.
>>
>> Yves
>
> neptune and deimos both blocked again (as part of the same smoke run)
> and I've taken steps to prevent them from further blocking.
>
> For reference: mars and neptune are running direct on hardware, deimos
> is a VirtualBox VM, but all three are on separate hardware.
>
> That said, the branch is failing fairly badly for non-debug builds
> anyway.

Thanks, that is very useful information. I will investate as soon as I
find a bit of time.

Yves


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