[Python-Dev] Current CVS, Cygwin and "make test"
bac at OCF.Berkeley.EDU
Wed Nov 24 04:02:18 CET 2004
Jason Tishler wrote:
> The test_tcl test case is failing under Cygwin because it expects
> loadtk() to fail if the DISPLAY environment variable is not set.
> However, under Cygwin we have the following:
> >>> import os, Tkinter
> >>> del os.environ['DISPLAY']
> >>> Tkinter.Tcl().loadtk()
> The above works because Cygwin's Tcl/Tk renders directly on the Windows
> GDI instead of going through an X Server. Can I submit a patch to
> test_tcl to skip this test as is done for win and darwin?
You could, but I just fixed it anyway. =) In revision 1.6 .
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