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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: RE: make test failed in Sun Solaris 2.5
Date: Nov 16 1999 8:51PM

tscheresky writes:
 > We just upgraded Sybase Open Client on Windows NT 4.0 from 10.0.4 to 11.1.1.
 > With our previous version of Sybase Open Client all Sybperl 2.11 tests
 > completed successfully.  Now after the upgrade test 20 in dblib.t is causing
 > perl to core dump, actually not the correct term for NT but the same result,
 > and not complete the remaining tests.

Well - the test that fails is definitely related to dbpoll(). I don't
know if this is the same problem as the Solaris one, though.

 > 
 > I found the following email describing a problem with dbpoll and Open Client
 > on Solaris 2.5.  Is dbpoll the problem here or is it something else?  Is
 > there a fix, or a workaround, for my problem?

Try changing the -1 to a largeish value in the dbpoll() call and see
if that fixes things...

Michael

 > -----Original Message-----
 > From: Michael Peppler [mailto:mpeppler@peppler.org]
 > Sent: Tuesday, July 27, 1999 8:21 AM
 > To: SybPerl Discussion List
 > Subject: Re: make test failed in Sun Solaris 2.5
 > 
 > 
 > Zahed Iqbal writes:
 >  > Hi everybody !
 >  > I was trying to install sybperl on the following system and find error
 >  > in 'make test'
 >  > 
 >  > 
 >  > t/dblib.t       255 65280    22    3  13.64%  20-22
 >  > Failed 1/2 test scripts, 50.00% okay. 3/35 subtests failed, 91.43% okay.
 > 
 > My guess is that you have a recent version of OpenClient, where
 > dbpoll() is broken. If you don't use asynch calls you should be
 > fine. Alternatively, edit dblib.t and change dbpoll(-1) to
 > dbpoll(999999).
 > 
 > Michael
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