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From Liviu Nicoara <nikko...@hates.ms>
Subject Re: STDCXX-1056 : numpunct fix
Date Fri, 21 Sep 2012 01:11:53 GMT

On Sep 20, 2012, at 8:59 PM, Stefan Teleman wrote:

> On Thu, Sep 20, 2012 at 8:44 PM, "C. Bergström"
> <cbergstrom@pathscale.com> wrote:
> 
>> 
>> fencepost comment - The results are based on tools and I don't think he has
>> a large program which actually triggers the conditions.  (Creating one may
>> take quite some time....)
> 
> I do have a program which triggers the race conditions:
> 22.locale.numpunct.mt. Part of the "official" test harness.
> 
> The real reason why they don't want to accept what the instrumentation
> tools are saying is very simple: they don't LIKE reading what the
> tools are saying. So, blame the tools, pretend that "as long as it
> doesn't crash again there's no bug" and hope for the best.

I cannot include an analyzer output as a regression test in the test suite. 

> 
> But I am very glad this is on a public mailing list, so everyone can
> read what's going on here.
> 

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