[jifty-devel] The Test::Builder hack

Jesse Vincent jesse at bestpractical.com
Fri Nov 3 15:52:22 EST 2006

On Thu, Oct 26, 2006 at 02:45:45AM -0400, Alex Vandiver wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-10-25 at 23:28 -0700, Michael G Schwern wrote:
> > [snip]
> > The funny thing is there's no __DIE__ handlers in Jifty.  Maybe there were, but they're gone now.
> Mason installs a __DIE__ handler, though.  I don't know if that's what
> this is talking about, or if it's relevant.
> Looking at the logs, this is from r1243, which says:
>          * The Test::Builder hack we're using to stop a mysterious bug
>         in Jifty::Server under profiling was clobbering our __DIE__
>         handler. So we're working around the workaround
> So it's Jesse's fault, and it has to do with profiling. :)

I thought that I was simply patching the hack, not actually responsible
for it.

Schwern: see if removing it still passes tests with profiling?

(Also, were there such handlers at r1243? if so, that's a pretty good
rationale for believing that the code is no longer needed)

>  - Alex
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