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Re: [PATCH] t5562: do not reuse output files




On Sat, Nov 24, 2018 at 04:47:19PM +0900, Junio C Hamano wrote:

> I do agree that forcing the parent to wait, like you described in
> the comment, would be far more preferrable, [...]

Stray processes can sometimes have funny effects on an outer test
harness, too. E.g., I think I've seen hangs running t5562 under prove,
because some process is holding open a pipe descriptor. This would
probably fix that, too.

> but until that happens,[...]

But if we can't do that immediately for some reason, I do agree with
everything else you said here. ;)

-Peff