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Owner: andy [...] hexten.net
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Subject: Unable to handle circular links
Date: Fri, 6 Oct 2006 15:58:01 -0700
To: bug-test-harness [...] rt.cpan.org
From: Ammon Riley <ammon [...] rhythm.com>
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Hi, While building a test-suite for a module that crawls directories containing symbolic links, I built a test directory which contains the following structure: root |-- link -> subdir `-- subdir `-- updir -> .. All of a sudden, 'prove -r' started hanging -- it's unable to handle the circular symbolic links, and gets stuck in an infinite loop. I've attached a patch for prove and Test::Harness::Utils. Cheers, Ammon -- Ammon Riley * Senior Pipeline Programmer * ammon@rhythm.com Rhythm & Hues * Los Angeles, CA
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Fixed in 2.99 r760, thanks.


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