[Python-Dev] Re: [snake-farm] test test_slice failed -- [9, 7, 5, 3, 1] == 
06 Nov 2002 15:11:01 +0000
Neal Norwitz <email@example.com> writes:
> > Works for me!
> Hmmm. The only difference I can see is that I'm running a debug build.
Tried that. No change.
> > mwh@usf-cf-alpha-linux-1:~/python$ ./python
> > Python 2.3a0 (#2, Nov 6 2002, 05:44:13)
> > [GCC 2.95.4 20011002 (Debian prerelease)] on linux2
> > Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
> > >>> import sys
> > >>> range(10)[::sys.maxint - 2]
> > 
> > Try again? Can you try playing with gdb to see what's going on?
> I built again w/o debug and it made no difference. Both times
> I did a make clean first. I'll take a look later.
You have run cvs up on the compile farm in the last day? You might be
seeing the first bug...
> If it works for you, go ahead and check in. Maybe we patched
> something different.
Will check in momentarily.
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