[Python-Dev] OK to lower timeout for test_timeout's
mwh at python.net
Fri Aug 6 15:44:07 CEST 2004
"A.M. Kuchling" <amk at amk.ca> writes:
> On Fri, Aug 06, 2004 at 12:40:23PM +0100, Michael Hudson wrote:
>> ONE of these days, I'll get around to doing something about
>> test_curses... the test is being silly (or at least, that's what I
>> remember from the last time I dug into this).
> What's test_curses doing wrong?
I think the problem is that it sometimes calls "curses.curs_set(1)"
which doesn't work (returns ERR) when certain definitions (cuvis, I
guess) aren't in the terminfo database, which gets translated into a
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the parts you are reassembling were disassembled by you. Therefore,
if you can't get them together again, there must be a reason. By all
means, do not use a hammer. -- IBM maintenance manual, 1925
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