[lfs-support] Perl-5.18.1 fails one test. Does it matter? LFS 7.4

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Thu Nov 7 09:06:05 PST 2013


Bernard Hurley wrote:
>
> Hi all,
>
> Perl fails one test in the test suite.  The output form:
>
>      $ ./perl -MTestInit dist/IO/t/io_udp.t
>
> is:
>
> ==============snip================
> 1..7
> ok 1
> ok 2
> ok 3
> ok 4
> not ok 5
> # Failed test 5 - at dist/IO/t/io_udp.t line 64
> ok 6
> ok 7
> ==============snip================
>
> I after running "make -k test," I ran all the tests in the t directory
> as suggested by the output firm the test suite.  Again only this test
> failed. But I didn't get any information that would explain why.  The
> test appears to be testing whether localhost handles udp packets
> correctly. AFAIK the network is working normally.[1]

You need to look at the source to see what it's doing.  My system passes 
all tests.

> So I have two questions.  What is going on here?  and:  Does it matter?

I suspect not.

   -- Bruce



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