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Subject: Re: [boost] [test] Trunk broken: What happened to test_exec_monitor?
From: Belcourt, K. Noel (kbelco_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-10-03 16:20:34

Hi Gennadiy,

On Oct 3, 2011, at 2:09 PM, Gennadiy Rozental wrote:

> Dave Abrahams <dave <at>> writes:
>> This is so obvious, and things like this have happened so many times,
>> that I'm amazed they're still happening.
> Not sure what you refer to. I did not make any major changes for
> many many years.

I wish that were the case Gennadiy. In actuality though, I sent you
this email (partially reproduced below) following your large commit
last May that caused, and continues to cause, significant problems for
the MacOSX Intel toolset. I did copy you on this email.

On May 18, 2010, at 3:12 PM, Belcourt, Kenneth wrote:

> Hi,
> The Sandia Darwin Intel testers have been stable for some time but a
> recent change seems to have broken the tester. This test in
> Boost.Test, seems to be the source of the problem (test_tools_test).
> brisc: kbelco$ pwd
> /Volumes/Scratch/kbelco/boost/results/boost/bin.v2/libs/test/test/
> test_tools_test.test/intel-darwin-11.0/debug
> brisc: kbelco$ more test_tools_test.output
> terminate called after throwing an instance of 'boost::system_error'
> Running 22 test cases...
> terminate called recursively

-- Noel

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