Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Recent commits broke the link-fail testing on Windows
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-01-17 21:01:44
On 01/17/2018 01:07 PM, Antony Polukhin wrote:
> On Jan 16, 2018 18:15, "Steven Watanabe via Boost-build" <
> boost-build_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> On 01/14/2018 02:25 PM, Antony Polukhin via Boost-build wrote:
>> I've started receiving "Tests failed" warnings from CI recently.
> I don't think the changes broke link-fail with msvc, as it
> never worked in the first place. Anyway, I think I've fixed
> the current issues.
> Not sure that all the issues were fixed. The following revision was passing
> on previous versions of Boost.Build but now it fails
> I'm 99% sure that this revision of TypeIndex is correct and tests were
> working as expected.
That revision is incorrect. It should have failed, but
didn't because of bugs in the implementation of link-fail.
The original build for this revision
which has no error messages. (The error messages are printed
by default for FAIL_EXPECTED targets.)
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