Perl 2 tests fail

MadMac asd11 at wp.pl
Tue Feb 1 11:29:08 PST 2005


Andrzej Zieba wrote:

> I am building LFS 6.0. The test suite for perl in chapter 6 indicates 2
> failures out of 881 or so test run. The tests failed are:
> 
> Failed Test             Stat Wstat Total Fail  Failed  List of Failed
>
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> ../lib/Net/hostent.t       6  1536     7   11 157.14%  2-7
> ../lib/Net/t/hostname.t                2    1  50.00%  1
> 60 tests and 470 subtests skipped.
> Failed 2/881 test scripts, 99.77% okay. 7/84726 subtests failed, 99.99%
> okay.
> 
> As far as I can tell, the tests fail because some issues with hostname
> and domainname getting functions. I wonder if such a behaviour is expected
> since network environment is not yet defined while chrooted.
> Thenx for your concern.
> 
> Andrzej Zieba
> Poland
Have you created /etc/hostname ?
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MadMac



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