Boost Testing :
Subject: Re: [Boost-testing] pathscale 3.1 reporting problems?
From: Gennadiy Rozental (rogeeff_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-06-16 17:51:33
K. Noel Belcourt <kbelco <at> sandia.gov> writes:
> Hi Steven,
> On Jun 13, 2009, at 12:02 PM, Steven Watanabe wrote:
> > According to http://tinyurl.com/nunary, the test library fail to
> > build,
> > but following the
> > link, it appears that the test library did build correctly. Any
> > ideas?
> Well that's a strange problem. This executable:
> is built and runs to completion, apparently without error. But, as
> Steven points out, the test results reported in the trunk tests
> reports a failure.
This test is expected to fail (it tests how Boost.Test handles division by zero)
and if it's not this is an error. That's all.
> So it seems that either the pathscale compiler is generating bad
> code, or that this test is doing something funky that corrupts memory
Where do you get indication that process corrupts memory?