Bug 54401 - Perl make test errors
Perl make test errors
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Warren Togami
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-10-05 16:44 EDT by Lanny DeVaney
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-05-22 17:52:24 EDT
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Description Lanny DeVaney 2001-10-05 16:44:21 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.76 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.2-2 i686)

Description of problem:
Perl automated test suite failed two errors:
lib/db-btree ... FAILED at test 86
lib/db-hash ... Out of memory!  FAILED at test 49

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -Uvh <tree-path>/SRPMS/SRPMS/perl*.src.rpm
2. rpm -bc /usr/src/redhat/SPECS/perl*.spec
3. cd /usr/src/redhat/BUILD/perl*
4. make test

Actual Results:  Failed 2 test scripts out of 230, 99.13% okay.
make: *** [test] Error 1

Expected Results:  All tests passed successfully.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Karsten Hopp 2001-10-24 11:26:15 EDT
same happens on i386
Comment 2 David Sainty 2001-11-30 13:52:33 EST
any ideas?
Comment 3 James Antill 2001-12-13 15:05:07 EST
Same problem occurs on the alpha. Manually running db-btree shows the following

not ok 86
not ok 87
not ok 88
not ok 149

Comment 4 Warren Togami 2005-05-22 17:52:24 EDT
closing, old, and not exactly fixable either.  Even the latest perl's test suite
is too fragile.

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