bugmake - Bugs: bug #29968, features/recursion test fails...


bug #29968: features/recursion test fails (probably) due to changes in getopt_long

Submitted by:  Petr Machata <pmachata>
Submitted on:  Wed 26 May 2010 01:55:40 PM UTC  
Severity: 3 - NormalItem Group: Build/Install
Status: FixedPrivacy: Public
Assigned to: Paul D. Smith <psmith>Open/Closed: Closed
Component Version: 4.0Operating System: None
Fixed Release: 3.82Triage Status: None

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Thu 01 Jul 2010 06:02:30 AM UTC, comment #1:

Whoops; fixed. Thanks.

Paul D. Smith <psmith>
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Wed 26 May 2010 01:55:40 PM UTC, original submission:

On a system with glibc 2.11.1 (Fedora 12), the make check phase turns out all green. On a system with glibc 2.12 (one of snapshots of to-be RHEL 6), the features/recursion test fails. Original report is to be found here:

The bug seem to be in how command line arguments are being passed to make, in particular that the option "-w-j" is passed. This was apparently OK before, but fails now. I'm attaching the patch that fixes this testsuite problem.

Petr Machata <pmachata>


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    Follow 6 latest changes.

    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Wed 28 Jul 2010 06:13:07 AM UTCpsmithFixed Release4.0=>3.82
    Thu 01 Jul 2010 06:02:30 AM UTCpsmithStatusNone=>Fixed
      Assigned toNone=>psmith
      Fixed ReleaseNone=>4.0
    Wed 26 May 2010 01:55:40 PM UTCpmachataAttached File-=>Added make-3.81-recursion-test.patch, #20624

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