[blfs-book] r10343 - trunk/BOOK/general/genutils

ken at linuxfromscratch.org ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Jun 20 12:23:10 PDT 2012


Author: ken
Date: 2012-06-20 13:22:59 -0600 (Wed, 20 Jun 2012)
New Revision: 10343

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/spidermonkey.xml
Log:
Fix timezone / date-format failures in spidermonkey testsuite.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/spidermonkey.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/spidermonkey.xml	2012-06-20 08:51:35 UTC (rev 10342)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/spidermonkey.xml	2012-06-20 19:22:59 UTC (rev 10343)
@@ -101,7 +101,7 @@
 make</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>
-      To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.
+      To test the results, issue: <command>TZ=US/Pacific make check</command>.
     </para>
 
     <para>
@@ -123,6 +123,14 @@
     </para>
 
     <para>
+      <command>TZ=US/Pacific make check</command>: the timezone tests were
+      written to be executed in Pacific time and to assume an mm/dd/yyyy
+      date format. The test suite runs in the local timezone, so override
+      its environment to prevent multiple failures in the
+      <command>check-date-format-tofte.js</command> tests.
+    </para>
+
+    <para>
       <option>--enable-threadsafe</option>: This switch enables
       support for multiple threads.
     </para>




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