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Id: 425
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: Test-Harness

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: ken [...]

Bug Information
Severity: Important
Broken in: 2.02
Fixed in: (no value)

Subject: Fix for perlpath problem
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Here's the requested patch. I'm not exactly sure what the problem was with the original, I could never reproduce it. This doesn't exactly solve the issue either, it's just a slight step forward in certain cases. The real problem is that (surprisingly, after so many years) there's apparently no way to figure out a path to the currently running perl interpreter. So we're sort of guessing. -Ken
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--- lib/Test/ Fri Mar 15 10:49:34 2002 +++ lib/Test/ Thu Mar 28 20:08:09 2002 @@ -710,10 +710,11 @@ my $s = _set_switches($test); # XXX This is WAY too core specific! + my $perl = -x $^X ? $^X : $Config{perlpath}; my $cmd = ($ENV{'HARNESS_COMPILE_TEST'}) ? "./perl -I../lib ../utils/perlcc $test " . "-r 2>> ./compilelog |" - : "$Config{perlpath} $s $test|"; + : "$perl $s $test|"; $cmd = "MCR $cmd" if $^O eq 'VMS'; if( open(PERL, $cmd) ) {
Patch in. Bug closed. Thanks.

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