[Python-Dev] Vacation and possibly a new bug

Jordan Krushen jordan@krushen.com
Tue, 22 Jul 2003 13:50:39 -0700

On Tue, 22 Jul 2003 12:41:34 -0700, Jordan Krushen <jordan@krushen.com> 

> I'm currently bored at work, so I'm downloading a 6.2 ISO to run in 
> VMware, if that's acceptable for testing purposes.  Just let me know 
> exactly what to test, and I should be able to do that today.

On a freshly-installed RedHat 6.2 VMware box (./configure, make, make test) 

test test_time failed -- Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/var/src/Python-2.3c1/Lib/test/test_time.py", line 107, in 
    self.failUnless(time.tzname[1] == 'AEDT', str(time.tzname[1]))
  File "/var/src/Python-2.3c1/Lib/unittest.py", line 268, in failUnless
    if not expr: raise self.failureException, msg
AssertionError: AEST

1 test failed:
29 tests skipped:
    test_aepack test_al test_bsddb test_bsddb185 test_bsddb3 test_cd
    test_cl test_curses test_email_codecs test_gl test_imgfile
    test_largefile test_linuxaudiodev test_macfs test_macostools
    test_mpz test_nis test_normalization test_ossaudiodev test_pep277
    test_plistlib test_scriptpackages test_socket_ssl
    test_socketserver test_sunaudiodev test_timeout test_urllibnet
    test_winreg test_winsound
2 skips unexpected on linux2:
    test_bsddb test_mpz