Bug#717529: vim: FTBFS with perl 5.18

James McCoy jamessan at debian.org
Tue Jul 23 02:26:24 UTC 2013

Control: tag -1 unreproducible

On Sun, Jul 21, 2013 at 11:22:42PM +0000, brian m. carlson wrote:
> I just attempted to build the vim in experimental against perl 5.18, but
> it failed due to a test failure:
>>   ../vim -u unix.vim -U NONE --noplugin -s dotest.in test96.in
>   # For flaky tests retry one time.
>   # Check if the test.out file matches test.ok.
>   10,12d9
>   < Test C:
>   <   - 'buftype' of the location list window: quickfix
>   <   - buffer displayed in the 2nd window: test://quux.txt

That test has nothing to do with Perl, so it's unlikely that has
anything to do with the test failure.  I've just performed a rebuild
(with Perl 5.18 and with current sid) and didn't see that failure, so
it's possible this is just a flaky test.

GPG Key: 4096R/331BA3DB 2011-12-05 James McCoy <jamessan at debian.org>

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