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Re: Test 500: Mismatch between generated and expected output

From: Marc Hoersken <>
Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2012 14:38:11 +0200

Hi Yang,

Am 11.06.2012 14:28 schrieb "Yang Tse" <>:
> On Mon, Jun 11, 2012 at 12:26 PM, Marc Hoersken <>
> > As I am not familiar with how to add a corresponding wildcard match to
> > the test500 file, I would like to ask someone else to either update
> > the expected output file or consider removing the time output from the
> > test.
> What you are asking is the same as completely removing test # 500.
> The test is supposed to verify that some libcurl internal timestamps
> are generated and properly ordered. When this doesn't happen the test
> fails with the output you are seeing.

Sorry, I thought that the time output was intended and done on purpose for
a successful test.

> Reasons for #500 failure can be, some libcurl internal problem, badly
> implemented time source function, not a good enough time function on
> system, very fast machine, and probably others.

I see, so I will try to figure out why the time function fails on my system.

Best regards,

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Received on 2012-06-11