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sr #109415: "bad diff binary" test is broken if -DDIFF_PROGRAM specifies full path

Submitted by:  Vladimír Marek <vlmarek>
Submitted on:  Thu 16 Nov 2017 09:15:47 AM UTC  
Category:  None Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Operating System:  None

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Thu 16 Nov 2017 09:15:47 AM UTC, original submission:  

The test depends on a fact that diff(1) program can not be found if $PATH does not point to it. However if you specify DIFF_PROGRAM as a full path, the test is broken as diff(1) is found no matter how you play with $PATH.

Thank you

Vladimír Marek <vlmarek>


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