If gdb is missing then some files are never written to so that the
comparisons of non-existing files succeeds for the wrong reason,
claiming that `notmch new` is idempotent when it was in fact never run.

Catch this and (for lack of a better spot) set up the files with a
reason for the FAIL.

Signed-off-by: Michael J Gruber <g...@grubix.eu>
 test/T380-atomicity.sh | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/test/T380-atomicity.sh b/test/T380-atomicity.sh
index a6f1e037..7f618062 100755
--- a/test/T380-atomicity.sh
+++ b/test/T380-atomicity.sh
@@ -90,6 +90,10 @@ if test_require_external_prereq gdb; then
            i=$(expr $end - 1)
+    echo -n "Test fails due to missing gdb." > searchall
+    echo -n > expectall
+    outcount=0
 test_begin_subtest '"notmuch new" is idempotent under arbitrary aborts'

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