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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Python tests hang on Darwin.
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-06-04 18:22:31


David Abrahams wrote:
> on Thu Jun 04 2009, Steven Watanabe <> wrote:
>> David Abrahams wrote:
>>> I'm completely baffled about this, and it's really interfering with my
>>> bug sprint. Boost.Build seems to work fine, but any tests that involve
>>> Python hang before anything happens, with Python using no CPU cycles.
>>> What's even odder, if I copy the command that launches Python out of the
>>> output of 'ps waux' and issue it myself, it works just fine. I *only*
>>> have this problem when bjam is issuing the commands. Any ideas?
>>> This is seriously messing up my bug sprint!
>> Can you run the full action that Boost.Build uses, including
>> setting up the environment? I believe that bjam -n prints
>> out all the commands used.
> Yes, I know; I did that too. Works fine from a terminal :(

Well, I suppose, that you can see whether the attached
program hangs after filling in <action body>

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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