[pypy-dev] [pypy-commit] pypy default: TEMPORARY: put a limit (4 by default) on the number of "cancelled,

Hakan Ardo hakan at debian.org
Fri Jan 13 19:12:13 CET 2012

check out the test comited in fff6b491e07d, it tests a fallback in
unroll.py that we dont realy want to ocure by injecting an extra
optimization stage that generates the issue we want to avoid.

On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 6:54 PM, Armin Rigo <arigo at tunes.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 13:01, Carl Friedrich Bolz <cfbolz at gmx.de> wrote:
>> Yes, this breaks Pyrolog. That's fine, I can probably just increase the
>> number. Could you write a test for this commit, though?
> It's a bit hard...  I don't have a good enough understanding of the
> reason for which we get cancellations.  But I fear that we're going to
> get the following: even if we manage to reproduce the issue in a test,
> the next step will be "ah, but in this case we should obviously do
> this or that instead of failing 4 times in a row".  Then we do it.
> And then the test is no longer a test for the original commit...
> A bientôt,
> Armin.
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Håkan Ardö

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