Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of Building/RunningTests/Running


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Jul 8, 2011 11:00:29 PM (4 years ago)
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dterei
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    6969This can be a huge time saver these days with the number of cores most people have. 
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     71== Problems running the testsuite == 
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     73If the testsuite fails mysteriously, make sure that the timeout utility is working properly. This Haskell utility is compiled with the stage 1 compiler and invoked by the python driver, which does not print a nice error report if the utility fails. This can happen if, for example, the compiler produces bogus binaries. A workaround is to compile timeout with a stable ghc.