Mercury Bugs - mercury
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0000536mercuryBugpublic2021-06-07 14:252021-06-07 14:25
Reporterwangp 
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PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityalways
StatusnewResolutionopen 
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Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0000536: --track-flags unreliable when invoked quickly
Descriptionmmc --make fails to rebuild modules when invoked multiple times quickly with different flags, despite using --track-flags. Presumably this has something to do with the poor resolution of timestamps returned by io.file_modification_time, so is a specific case of a more general problem with mmc --make.


Script
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#!/bin/sh
set -x
rm -rf ./Mercury
mmc -m e --track-flags -s hlc.gc
#sleep 1
mmc -m e --track-flags -s hlc.gc -O3
#sleep 1
mmc -m e --track-flags -s hlc.gc -O4


Output
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+ rm -rf ./Mercury
+ mmc -m e --track-flags -s hlc.gc
Making Mercury/int3s/e.int3
Making Mercury/ints/e.int
Making Mercury/cs/e.c
Making Mercury/os/e.o
Making e
+ mmc -m e --track-flags -s hlc.gc -O3
** Nothing to be done for `e'.
+ mmc -m e --track-flags -s hlc.gc -O4
** Nothing to be done for `e'.
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