coreutils-5.2.1 skipped tty test

Ken Moffat ken at
Wed Apr 13 10:21:03 PDT 2005

On Wed, 13 Apr 2005, Allard Welter wrote:

> In coreutils' expensive test there is one that gets skipped for a reason
> that's not entirely clear to me. It does this both in an xterm as well
> as console. Can anyone shed any light perhaps?
> tty-eof: this script requires Perl's Expect package >=1.11
> SKIP: tty-eof
> Thanks,
> Allard

Hi Allard,

just like it says - it's looking for a perl add-on module called
'Expect' which we don't have.

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