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cannot call #close in ruby 1.9 #23

swerling opened this Issue · 4 comments

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I tried this on 2 machines, with a variety of versions of ffi and tokyo cabinet. It works in 1.8, but does not in 1.9, failing on the line 'db.close':

require 'rubygems'
require 'rufus/tokyo'

def test_tokyo
  db ='/tmp/data.tch', :type => :hash,
                                                  :mode => 'wc', # create/write
                                                  :opts => 'ld')
  db['nada'] = 'surf'
  puts "Should be 'surf': #{db['nada']}"
  puts "Should be 'nil': #{db['xyz']}"
  5000.times { |i| db[(i+1).to_s] = "x" }
  puts "Should be '5000': #{db.inject { |r, (k, v)| k }}"
  closed = db.close
  puts "Should be 'true': #{closed}"
  raise "Could not close db" if !closed # this line really pukes in 1.9

5.times {test_tokyo; sleep 0.5}

Which platform ? GNU/Linux ? MacOSX ?
Which version of Tokyo Cabinet ?
Which version of rufus-tokyo ?
What is the error message / trace ? It should not puke.

Works for me on ruby 1.9.1p243 (2009-07-16 revision 24175) [i386-darwin10.0.0] and ruby 1.8.7 (2008-08-11 patchlevel 72) [universal-darwin10.0] with TC 1.4.36. FFI 0.5.1.


newer version of FFI have bool type. Adapted. Closed by b70a7dd


I've tried this configuration on 2 machines (both w/ ubuntu jaunty installed). Details:

tokyo-cabinet: following versions from source:


Other info:

swerling@walter:~$ ruby -v
  ruby 1.9.1p243 (2009-07-16 revision 24175) [i686-linux]
  (ruby 1.9.1p243 installed from source)

swerling@walter:~$ gem -v

swerling@walter:~$ gem list | egrep "(ffi)|(rufus)"
  ffi (0.5.1)
  rufus-tokyo (1.0.2)

swerling@walter:~$ cat /etc/issue
  Ubuntu 9.04 \n \l

swerling@walter:~$ uname -a
  Linux walter 2.6.28-15-generic #52-Ubuntu SMP Wed Sep 9 10:49:34 UTC 2009 i686 GNU/Linux

rufus-tokyo 1.0.2
  installed via gems v 1.3.5

ubuntu (jaunty)
  uname -a: Linux walter 2.6.28-15-generic #52-Ubuntu SMP Wed Sep 9 10:49:34 UTC 2009 i686 GNU/Linux

swerling@walter:~/dev/sinai$ ruby test_tokyo_works.rb
  Should be 'surf': surf
  Should be 'nil':
  Should be '5000': 5000
  Should be 'true': false
  test_tokyo_works.rb:15:in `test_tokyo': Could not close db (RuntimeError)
          from test_tokyo_works.rb:18:in `block in '
          from test_tokyo_works.rb:18:in `times'
          from test_tokyo_works.rb:18:in `'

Just tried this with rufus-tokyo 1.0.3, and the problem is gone. Thanks.

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