[Pythonmac-SIG] Python 2.4, test_long failing?
bob at redivi.com
Mon May 16 21:58:20 CEST 2005
On May 16, 2005, at 3:44 PM, Ronald Oussoren wrote:
> I'm building Python 2.4.1 from source (--enable-framework) and
> noticed that test_long is failing. Is anyone having this problem?
> $ sw_vers
> ProductName: Mac OS X
> ProductVersion: 10.4
> BuildVersion: 8A428
> $ make test
> test test_long failed -- 9007199254740991.0 9007199254740991L 0 -1
This is a bug in 8A428. I discovered this before the release (but
apparently not soon enough). It's an obvious bug in the
implementation of modf, which is one of the things that I would
expect to be fixed in Mac OS X 10.4.1 (you might want to check for
seeds if you have a key).
I publicly documented this a couple weeks ago:
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