[Python-Dev] Interpreter crash in test_strftime?

Amaury Forgeot d'Arc amauryfa at gmail.com
Tue Mar 3 00:39:23 CET 2009

On Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 00:19, Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net> wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I'm trying the current py3k under a Windows virtual machine (with VS Express
> 2008), and the interpreter crashes in test_strftime in test_datetime.py.
> Has anyone been getting something like that?
> (not being a Windows user, it's a bit hard for me to investigate what's wrong)

Let me guess: it a RuntimeError, "Invalid format directive", when
calling strftime.
CRT assertions where enabled a few weeks ago (issue4804)
It may be a bad merge from trunk to the py3k branch.

Amaury Forgeot d'Arc

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