[Python-Dev] test_cmd_line failure on Kubuntu 5.10 with GCC 4.0

Neal Norwitz nnorwitz at gmail.com
Sat Oct 8 20:52:52 CEST 2005

On 10/8/05, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hye-Shik Chang wrote:
> > On 10/8/05, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at iinet.net.au> wrote:
> >
> >>Anyone else seeing any problems with test_cmd_line? I've got a few failures in
> >>test_cmd_line on Kubuntu 5.10 with GCC 4.0 relating to a missing "\n" line ending.
> If I explicitly write Ctrl-D to the subprocess's stdin for the tests which
> open the interpreter, then the tests pass. So it looks like some sort of
> buffering problem with standard out not getting flushed before the test tries
> to read the data.

Sorry, that's a new test I added recently.  It works for me on gentoo.
 The test is very simple and shouldn't be hard to fix.  Can you fix
it?  I assume Guido (or someone) added you as a developer.  If not, if
you can give me enough info, I can try to fix it.


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