[Buildbot-devel] trivial fix

Dustin J. Mitchell dustin at zmanda.com
Thu Aug 2 18:56:01 UTC 2007

On Thu, Aug 02, 2007 at 12:12:30AM -0700, Brian Warner wrote:
> "Dustin J. Mitchell" <dustin at zmanda.com> writes:
> > The maildir test isn't passing -- on the off chance that this "works" in
> > some versions of Python and not in others, here's the fix:
> I've applied your patch. I hadn't seen a test failure, though.. what sort of
> failure were you seeing?

The problem is that, in Python, the iterator variable of a for loop is
not set if the sequence is empty:
  for i in []: print i
  print "this won't work:", i

I didn't look too hard at the code, but it seems tht count == 0 for me,
while count != 0 for you..


        Dustin J. Mitchell
        Storage Software Engineer, Zmanda, Inc.

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