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Re: [PATCH] tst-tzset: raise timeout to 10 seconds
On Jul 30 2018, Joseph Myers <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 30 Jul 2018, Alexey Brodkin wrote:
>> diff --git a/timezone/tst-tzset.c b/timezone/tst-tzset.c
>> index 27f986b56dab..534f7acdf75f 100644
>> --- a/timezone/tst-tzset.c
>> +++ b/timezone/tst-tzset.c
>> @@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
>> #include <time.h>
>> #include <unistd.h>
>> -#define TIMEOUT 5
>> +#define TIMEOUT 10
> The timeout was set to 5 in commit
> 112f28e88c4ea5afbd6050e71416a23db11e4adc to increase it from a default 2
> seconds. That was before the default timeout was changed to 20 seconds in
> commit a28605b22946c708f0a5c4f06307e1a17650ced8. In such cases I think we
> should remove the timeout setting - explicit timeouts less than the
> default are only appropriate where there is a strong reason to want to
> *decrease* the default timeout.
There are a lot of tests that set TIMEOUT to less than 20.
Andreas Schwab, SUSE Labs, email@example.com
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