[flac-dev] Tests not aborting when appropriate

Martijn van Beurden mvanb1 at gmail.com
Wed Apr 24 08:09:51 PDT 2013

On 24-04-13 14:34, Erik de Castro Lopo wrote:
> That's an error in the awk script, which is embedded in the shell 
> script. I know GNU awk supports lshift, maybe BSD awk doesn't. I'll 
> investigate that futher. 

On my system awk links to mawk 1.3.3

>> I don't know why, but the test continues and says all tests passed while
>> that clearly isn't the case.
> When the error is detected in the shell script it does abort. I'll look
> at that more closely after I've figured out the lshift issue.

awk stops, but the script keeps running here. For some reason exit (and 
die) don't function inside this loop.

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