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bug#27555: cygwin surrogate-pair test now fails (since grep-2.22, and no
bug#27555: cygwin surrogate-pair test now fails (since grep-2.22, and no one noticed)
Sun, 2 Jul 2017 08:57:00 -0700
On Sun, Jul 2, 2017 at 12:11 AM, <address@hidden> wrote:
> Jim Meyering <address@hidden> wrote:
>> On Fri, Jun 30, 2017 at 12:55 AM, <address@hidden> wrote:
>> > Jim Meyering <address@hidden> wrote:
>> >> > Do you still want the log? If so I'll send it...
>> >> Yes, please, in case it's easy to fix.
>> > Attached. Thanks!
>> I've determined the cause, at least. The sole caller of mbstoupper
>> (which contained the relevant __CYGWIN__-specific
>> surrogate-pair-handling code) was removed by the improvements of
>> v2.21-63-g8a33cde, and not long after, I noticed that mbstoupper was
>> no longer used, so removed it altogether.
>> Since this affects surrogate-pairs only on cygwin, I'm not going to do
>> anything about this prior to release. After release, I'll make that
>> test skip or maybe even remove it altogether.
> OK, glad the log was helpful. In the future I will try to remember to
> send it along if I see failures.
> Do you want to document this cygwin issue as a known issue somewhere? :-)
Sure. I've adjusted the subject and added bug-grep@ so we get an
auto-assigned issue number in the tracker.
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