Bug 174200

Summary: setupgitclone.py needs to be updated in order to work with Perl 5.26.0+
Product: WebKit Reporter: Alicia Boya García <aboya>
Component: Tools / TestsAssignee: Nobody <webkit-unassigned>
Severity: Normal CC: annulen, bjonesbe, buildbot, commit-queue, glenn, lforschler, mcatanzaro, rniwa
Priority: P2    
Version: WebKit Nightly Build   
Hardware: Unspecified   
OS: Unspecified   
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Description Alicia Boya García 2017-07-06 03:39:15 PDT
Perl 5.26.0 introduces an important backwards incompatible change: the current working directory is no longer part of `@INC` by default.


This makes invocations like this fail:

perl -e "use VCSUtils; ..."

In order to work with new versions of Perl, the current working directory must be added to the include path before running the `use` instruction, e.g:

perl -e "use lib '.'; use VCSUtils; ..."

setupgitclone.py has two of these invocations.
Comment 1 Alicia Boya García 2017-07-06 07:57:51 PDT
Created attachment 314722 [details]
Comment 2 Michael Catanzaro 2017-07-06 08:09:45 PDT
Comment on attachment 314722 [details]

There's always the risk this will break all our bots, but it looks fine. Remember to set cq? to request commit in the future.
Comment 3 WebKit Commit Bot 2017-07-06 08:37:46 PDT
Comment on attachment 314722 [details]

Clearing flags on attachment: 314722

Committed r219197: <http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/219197>
Comment 4 WebKit Commit Bot 2017-07-06 08:37:48 PDT
All reviewed patches have been landed.  Closing bug.
Comment 5 Konstantin Tokarev 2017-07-06 09:24:42 PDT
FWIW, I would use "-I." argument
Comment 6 Alicia Boya García 2017-07-06 09:41:25 PDT
+1 to using -I.