Re: coreutils 6.12 test-suite failure

2008-06-19 Thread Jim Meyering
Jarod Wilson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: ... Finally got around to running a new build with your follow-up patch. Thanks for the feedback! FAIL: misc/runcon-no-reorder.log (exit: 1) == ... As expected, this one still triggers. I've changed the test to

really weird build problem on MacOSX/Tiger 10.4.11

2008-06-19 Thread sci-fi
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Hi, I'm attaching a shortened make warning showing a problem with ID vs id under the src subdir, along with an ls listing of that same subdir. We're unable to get the final linked exe for id created there. The HFS+ build volume is case sensitive,

Re: coreutils 6.12 test-suite failure

2008-06-19 Thread Jarod Wilson
On Thursday 19 June 2008 03:42:13 am Jim Meyering wrote: [...] FAIL: misc/runcon-no-reorder.log (exit: 1) == ... As expected, this one still triggers. I've changed the test to also accept that diagnostic. Patch below. Patch verified, mock build

sort --batch-size non-merge bug

2008-06-19 Thread Bo Borgerson
Hi, I'm embarrassed to say that I've discovered a bug in the recently added --batch-size option of sort. If --batch-size is used with a non-merge sort (to govern the merge of temp files), and there is no --buffer-size set in conjunction, then the minimum SORT_SIZE will be enforced resulting in

error building coreutils on Solaris 9 - Makefile:541: *** missing separator

2008-06-19 Thread Poor Yorick
installing coreutils-6.12 on SunOS 5.9, with gcc-4.2.2 and gnu ld, make fails because there are newlines in the @MAN@ variable: Makefile:541: *** missing separator. Stop. The following patch eliminates the newlines: --- configure.ac2008-06-18 19:05:11 -04:00 +++

Re: error building coreutils on Solaris 9 - Makefile:541: *** missing separator

2008-06-19 Thread Eric Blake
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 According to Poor Yorick on 6/19/2008 4:20 PM: | | The following patch eliminates the newlines: | - | tr '\015\012' ' '; echo` | + | tr '\015\012' ' '; echo` Thanks for the report. However, this has been previously reported, and the same

Request for improving 'date' command

2008-06-19 Thread Ghassem Tofighi
Hi I'm a Persian Linux user. I saw in date manual that you are the developer of date. As you know there are some other calendars in the world that are used vastly. In Iran and some another country we use jalali calendar, in Israel people use jewish calendar and in Arabic country people use hijri

[bug #23647] 'id' not being built on OSX platforms

2008-06-19 Thread Sci_Fi
URL: http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?23647 Summary: 'id' not being built on OSX platforms Project: GNU Core Utilities Submitted by: sci_fi Submitted on: Friday 06/20/2008 at 01:31 Category: None Severity: 3

\.1 entries in Makefile $MAN variable (Solaris 9)

2008-06-19 Thread Poor Yorick
installing coreutils-6.12 on SunOS 5.9, with gcc-4.2.2 and gnu ld, Makefile contains unexpected \.1 entries in Makefile: MAN = uname.1 chroot.1 hostid.1 nice.1 who.1 users.1 pinky.1 uptime.1 stty.1 df.1 chcon.1 chgrp.1 chown.1 chmod.1