[webkit-dev] Random Failures
eseidel at apple.com
Thu Jul 7 03:17:59 PDT 2005
I seem to be getting random failures when running run-webkit-tests.
I'm not sure if they are related to any changes I've made or not...
I see this one most often:
running css1/conformance/forward_compatible_parsing test -> failed
which I originally attributed to using Bison 2.0...
but it doesn't always fail there. I've seen others:
running editing/deleting/delete-3928305-fix test -> failed
running editing/deleting/delete-and-undo test -> failed
running editing/deleting/delete-3608445-fix test -> failed
each time it seems to be a crap shoot as to whether it will succeed
or fail at some random test. Cosmic rays?
Cryo, bdash and Altha on #webkit are seeing similar issues.
About half the time all tests succeed, half the time one of them fails.
I've tried rolling out:
Those are the only fixes I made today which I thought could relate to
these crashes at all. Again, I have determined (and bdash has
confirmed) that neither is related.
Off to bed now. I'm not much use to anyone at this hour.
p.s. it is remotely possible that either:
are at fault. Neither seems likely.
One guess is that this could be an uncaught error in HashSet?? It
seems like some sort of memory smasher since it's so random.
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