On Tuesday 13 February 2007 10:00, Philipp von Weitershausen wrote:
> On 13 Feb 2007, at 00:20 , Michael Kerrin wrote:
> > On Monday 12 February 2007 10:41, Philipp von Weitershausen wrote:
> > I don't know what is going on with the tests on Windows. But I have
> > just
> > managed ( for the first time :-) ), to compile, start, and run all
> > the tests
> > successfully on Windows.
> So, you're not seeing a test failure then?
> Adam, can you make the installer for 3.3.1 again, upload it (w/o
> publishing it) so that we can try to reproduce it on our machines?
Good idea - as my build of Zope probable can't be trusted - see below.
> > Althoug I had a slight problem starting Zope because of
> > ZODB.winlock not
> > working but considering all the problems I ran into to get the damn
> > thing to
> > compile I put this down to my lack of experience with Windows.
> How did you compile Zope on Windows? I assume you used some version
> of Visual Studio?
with lots of fun:-)
I compiled it with MinGW. I couldn't find Visual Studio 2003 and it refused to
work with VS 2005. I also had to hack distutils to get around a problem where
it couldn't find msvcr71 (???). So I am surprised I got this far to be
> >> We can't delay this maintenance release any further. It's bad enough
> >> that a *release (!) branch* has been broken for such a long time w/o
> >> having been fixed.
> >> If this isn't fixed soon, I'm going to advise to the maintainer of
> >> the
> >> 3.3.x line to back out the change that led to the test failure so
> >> that
> >> we can assure all of the Zope 3.3 users out there that we're indeed
> >> fixing bugs and releasing the fixes. Zope 3.3.1 has tons of other
> >> bugfixes that people out there are waiting for.
> >> I hope we won't have to resort to reverting the zope.app.twisted
> >> change.
> > The thing is I don't know what as changed in the twisted code. I
> > recently
> > updated Twisted on the trunk - but I didn't put this change onto
> > the 3.3
> > branch.
> I see. Perhaps this is spurious then?
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