Opened 5 years ago

Closed 7 weeks ago

#4440 closed bug (wontfix)

time004 fails depending on the date

Reported by: daniel.is.fischer Owned by:
Priority: low Milestone: 7.12.1
Component: Test Suite Version: 7.1
Keywords: Cc:
Operating System: Unknown/Multiple Architecture: Unknown/Multiple
Type of failure: None/Unknown Test Case:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Related Tickets: Differential Revisions:

Description

Since the change between DST and reasonable time does not take place on a fixed date, the same date may be DST in one year but not the next (or previous). The Show instance for ClockTime takes DST into account, so the length of the display String can differ by one, giving raise to a spurious unexpected failure in the testsuite.

Is the test important or could it be removed?

Change History (9)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone set to 7.0.2

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.0.2 to 7.2.1

comment:3 Changed 4 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.2.1 to 7.4.1

comment:4 Changed 3 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.4.1 to 7.6.1
  • Priority changed from normal to low

comment:5 Changed 3 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.6.1 to 7.6.2

comment:6 Changed 13 months ago by thoughtpolice

  • Milestone changed from 7.6.2 to 7.10.1

Moving to 7.10.1.

comment:7 Changed 9 months ago by hvr

  • difficulty set to Unknown

fyi, it's that time of the year again...

comment:8 Changed 7 months ago by thoughtpolice

  • Milestone changed from 7.10.1 to 7.12.1

Moving to 7.12.1 milestone; if you feel this is an error and should be addressed sooner, please move it back to the 7.10.1 milestone.

comment:9 Changed 7 weeks ago by thomie

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

old-time has been removed from the GHC tree in 86dda8f7adb887eb376a938dd48780e503b53a08 and 6efe5729252ea50843e1b04e21c7a3e1769a3434.

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