Finding patches in wine-cvs mailing list for regression tests
using CVS dates
marcus at jet.franken.de
Sat Dec 31 07:04:40 CST 2005
On Sat, Dec 31, 2005 at 01:45:04PM +0100, Daniel Calviño Sánchez wrote:
> Hello. First of all, I'm not sure if this message should be posted
> here, so sorry if it isn't the correct place.
> I found a regression and made some test to find the patch that caused
> the problem. I followed the "How to do regression testing using CVS"
> section in Wine documentation
> http://winehq.org/site/docs/winedev-guide/x1344, but I think it's
> The wine-cvs archive mailing list linked in the documentation is
> http://www.winehq.org/hypermail/wine-cvs This archive ends in August
> I think the archive linked should be http://www.winehq.org/pipermail/wine-cvs/
> But the main problem comes now. I used CVS to make the regression
> test. But when looking in the mailing list messages, the date in them
> isn't the CVS commit date. Instead, it is the Git commit date (or at
> least I think so). The Git to CVS gateway seems to get some time to
> commit the changes to the CVS.
> So I don't know how can I get the exact patch that caused the problem.
> I'll try to explain it with my problem. When I update the CVS to
> "2005-12-21 21:29:02 +0100", the game runs perfectly. However, if I
> update the CVS to "2005-12-21 21:29:03 +0100", it crashes. However,
> looking in the mailing list, there are no commits at "2005-12-21
> 21:29:03 +0100" (the previous was made at "2005-12-21 21:19:47
> Is there something I'm missing? How could I proceed? Thanks.
There is a CVS commit that has:
date: 2005-12-21 21:29:03 +0100; author: julliard; state: Exp; lines: +2 -0
Marcus Meissner <marcus at jet.franken.de>
msvcrt: Implemented wctime(), wasctime().
Free thread data in DLL_THREAD_DETACH.
So you are looking for this:
(1 hour before approximately)
Its likely that there is a delay between the GIT commit and the CVS integration.
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