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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Recent commits broke the link-fail testing on Windows
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-01-15 23:38:57


On 01/15/2018 03:37 PM, Antony Polukhin wrote:
> 2018-01-15 18:36 GMT+03:00 Steven Watanabe via Boost-build
> <boost-build_at_[hidden]>:
> <...>
>> Just to validate, I changed link-fail to link and it passed.
> I've also changed the `link-fail` to `link` and it failed:
> Commit
> CI run
> Then I restored the `link-fail`, and the build still fails:
> Commit:
> CI run
> In both cases there's a '...failed updating 2 targets...' message.
> Found no other errors.
> Am I missing something?

  I think I see what's going on. It seems that produces a .PDB file in addition to
the exe and the pdb is not marked as FAIL_EXPECTED,
so there's always an error one way or the other.
Now, to figure out how this passed my tests...
(Notice that the 2 targets that fail with `link`
are not the same 2 targets that fail with

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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