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Re: [perl #132766] Recent changes to inline.h have broken VC6 buildon Windows

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From:
Karl Williamson
Date:
January 29, 2018 18:09
Subject:
Re: [perl #132766] Recent changes to inline.h have broken VC6 buildon Windows
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7aac6f3d-89e4-bea1-f0da-0c75f8b5781c@khwilliamson.com
On 01/29/2018 07:01 AM, Steve Hay wrote:
> On 29 January 2018 at 09:17, Steve Hay <steve.m.hay@googlemail.com> wrote:
>> On 29 January 2018 at 08:29, Steve Hay <steve.m.hay@googlemail.com> wrote:
>>> On 28 January 2018 at 17:41, Karl Williamson <public@khwilliamson.com> wrote:
>>>> On 01/25/2018 09:04 PM, Karl Williamson wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Nonetheless, until the project decides it won't support C89 anymore, we
>>>>> have to fix bugs like this.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> And similarly for MSVC6.
>>>>
>>>> With that in mind, please test the latest smoke-me/khw-variant, as I have
>>>> special cased MSVC6, so that it hopefully works.
>>>
>>> Yes, that fixes the VC6 build. Thanks.
>>
>> I get a test failure after building it, though :-/
>>
>> C:\Dev\Git\perl\t>.\perl harness ../ext/XS-APItest/t/utf8.t
>> ../ext/XS-APItest/t/utf8.t .. 1/? Use of code point 0xFFFFFFFF is not
>> allowed; the permissible max is 0x7FFFFFFF at t/utf8.t line 149.
>> # Tests were run but no plan was declared and done_testing() was not seen.
>> # Looks like your test exited with 255 just after 324.
>> ../ext/XS-APItest/t/utf8.t .. Dubious, test returned 255 (wstat 65280, 0xff00)
>> All 324 subtests passed
>>
>> Test Summary Report
>> -------------------
>> ../ext/XS-APItest/t/utf8.t (Wstat: 65280 Tests: 324 Failed: 0)
>>    Non-zero exit status: 255
>>    Parse errors: No plan found in TAP output
>> Files=1, Tests=324,  0 wallclock secs ( 0.02 usr +  0.03 sys =  0.05 CPU)
>> Result: FAIL
> 
> (I get the same with VC14 too, so this isn't VC6-specific.)
> 

So this is a new failure?  If so, can you bisect it (starting with 
18dcbbd3ae4eee82dc79319c25678e0c7a1088ee, which is just a few commits), 
or just try reverting the final 3 commits in that branch?

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