Re: [PATCH v2] Travis: also test on 32-bit Linux
- Date: Fri, 3 Mar 2017 16:42:04 +0100 (CET)
- From: Johannes Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@xxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] Travis: also test on 32-bit Linux
On Fri, 3 Mar 2017, Lars Schneider wrote:
> From: Johannes Schindelin <johannes.schindelin@xxxxxx>
> When Git v2.9.1 was released, it had a bug that showed only on Windows
> and on 32-bit systems: our assumption that `unsigned long` can hold
> 64-bit values turned out to be wrong.
> This could have been caught earlier if we had a Continuous Testing
> set up that includes a build and test run on 32-bit Linux.
> Let's do this (and take care of the Windows build later). This patch
> asks Travis CI to install a Docker image with 32-bit libraries and then
> goes on to build and test Git using this 32-bit setup.
> Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <johannes.schindelin@xxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Lars Schneider <larsxschneider@xxxxxxxxx>
Thanks for keeping the ball rolling! I am totally fine with v2.