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From: "SZEDER Gábor" <szeder.dev@gmail.com>
To: Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com>
Cc: "SZEDER Gábor" <szeder.dev@gmail.com>,
	git@vger.kernel.org, gitster@pobox.com, sunshine@sunshineco.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/3] t7406: make a test_must_fail call fail for the right reason
Date: Tue,  7 Aug 2018 11:07:39 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20180807090739.5829-1-szeder.dev@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180806152524.27516-4-newren@gmail.com>

> A test making use of test_must_fail was failing like this:
>   fatal: ambiguous argument '|': unknown revision or path not in the working tree.
> when the intent was to verify that a specific string was not found
> in the output of the git diff command, i.e. that grep returned
> non-zero.  Fix the test to do that.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com>
> ---
>  t/t7406-submodule-update.sh | 3 ++-
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/t/t7406-submodule-update.sh b/t/t7406-submodule-update.sh
> index c8971abd07..f65049ec73 100755
> --- a/t/t7406-submodule-update.sh
> +++ b/t/t7406-submodule-update.sh
> @@ -603,7 +603,8 @@ test_expect_success 'submodule update - update=none in .git/config but --checkou
>  	 git diff --name-only >out &&
>  	 grep submodule out &&
>  	 git submodule update --checkout &&
> -	 test_must_fail git diff --name-only \| grep submodule &&
> +	 git diff --name-only >out &&
> +	 ! grep submodule out &&
>  	 (cd submodule &&
>  	  test_must_fail compare_head

May I suggest a while-at-it cleanup? :)
Here 'test_must_fail' is used in front of a shell function, which
should be written as '! compare_head', and indeed in all other places
in this test script it's written that way.

>  	 ) &&
> --
> 2.18.0.548.gd57a518419
> 
> 

  reply	other threads:[~2018-08-07  9:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 33+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-08-03 23:14 [PATCH] t7406: Make a test_must_fail call fail for the right reason Elijah Newren
2018-08-03 23:40 ` Eric Sunshine
2018-08-03 23:42   ` Eric Sunshine
2018-08-03 23:41 ` Junio C Hamano
2018-08-06 15:25 ` [PATCH 0/2] Simple fixes to t7406 Elijah Newren
2018-08-06 15:25   ` [PATCH 1/3] t7406: simplify by using diff --name-only instead of diff --raw Elijah Newren
2018-08-06 15:25   ` [PATCH 2/3] t7406: avoid having git commands upstream of a pipe Elijah Newren
2018-08-06 15:48     ` SZEDER Gábor
2018-08-06 16:09       ` Elijah Newren
2018-08-06 15:25   ` [PATCH 3/3] t7406: make a test_must_fail call fail for the right reason Elijah Newren
2018-08-07  9:07     ` SZEDER Gábor [this message]
2018-08-07 13:46       ` Elijah Newren
2018-08-07  7:50   ` [PATCH 0/2] Simple fixes to t7406 Martin Ågren
2018-08-07 13:40     ` Elijah Newren
2018-08-07 16:49   ` [PATCHv3 0/5] " Elijah Newren
2018-08-07 16:49     ` [PATCHv3 1/5] t7406: simplify by using diff --name-only instead of diff --raw Elijah Newren
2018-08-07 17:29       ` Junio C Hamano
2018-08-07 17:40         ` Elijah Newren
2018-08-07 18:18           ` Junio C Hamano
2018-08-07 16:49     ` [PATCHv3 2/5] t7406: avoid having git commands upstream of a pipe Elijah Newren
2018-08-07 16:49     ` [PATCHv3 3/5] t7406: prefer test_* helper functions to test -[feds] Elijah Newren
2018-08-07 17:34       ` Junio C Hamano
2018-08-07 16:49     ` [PATCHv3 4/5] t7406: avoid using test_must_fail for commands other than git Elijah Newren
2018-08-07 16:49     ` [PATCHv3 5/5] t7406: fix call that was failing for the wrong reason Elijah Newren
2018-08-07 17:37       ` Junio C Hamano
2018-08-08 16:31     ` [PATCHv4 0/5] Simple fixes to t7406 Elijah Newren
2018-08-08 16:31       ` [PATCHv4 1/5] t7406: fix call that was failing for the wrong reason Elijah Newren
2018-08-08 16:31       ` [PATCHv4 2/5] t7406: simplify by using diff --name-only instead of diff --raw Elijah Newren
2018-08-08 16:31       ` [PATCHv4 3/5] t7406: avoid having git commands upstream of a pipe Elijah Newren
2018-08-08 16:31       ` [PATCHv4 4/5] t7406: prefer test_* helper functions to test -[feds] Elijah Newren
2018-08-08 16:31       ` [PATCHv4 5/5] t7406: avoid using test_must_fail for commands other than git Elijah Newren
2018-08-13 20:28     ` [PATCHv3 0/5] Simple fixes to t7406 SZEDER Gábor
2018-08-18 20:52       ` Elijah Newren

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