[lfs-dev] New failure in coreutils tests

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Tue May 1 11:41:27 PDT 2012

On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 01:07:30PM +0100, Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 08:12:10AM +0100, Matt Burgess wrote:
> > On Mon, 2012-04-30 at 04:59 +0100, Ken Moffat wrote:
> > 
> > >  As I said originally, this was a new failure for me.  And also, the
> > > sed doesn't seem to fix it.
> > 
> > That's interesting.  Would you be able to put some debugging output into
> > the test-getlogin.c file to see where abouts it is failing, and why?  I
> > think the test-getlogin.log file will tell you which assert was
> > triggered (via a line number reference), then a couple of printf's
> > should be enough to figure out why it triggered.
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > 
> > Matt.
> > 
>  Well, this time the net result was 0 failures so for the moment I
> can't repeat it.  I'll take another look later this week (doing a
> *real* system build at the moment).
> ĸen

 It crossed my mind that I might have been running the 3.4-rc4
kernel when I had the failure.  So I've installed that on the new
system, but I still can't recreate the problem.  I cannot explain
why it broke that one time, so I'll have to ascribe it to a PEBKAC.

das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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