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Bug #9822

Misleading diagnostics by art framework

Added by Pavel Murat over 4 years ago. Updated over 4 years ago.

Status:
Accepted
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
-
Category:
Application
Target version:
-
Start date:
08/14/2015
Due date:
% Done:

0%

Estimated time:
Occurs In:
Scope:
Internal
Experiment:
Mu2e
SSI Package:
art
Duration:

Description

Dear art developers,

in the example enclosed below, the diagnostics generated by art is very misleading.

The actual problem is an extra space between '-' and 'n' on the command line.

Hopefully, that could be fixed in the future releases.

- many thanks, Pasha

# Error diagnostic
murat@detsim:/mu2e/app/users/murat/v5_4>mu2e -c ./test.fcl - n 10
INFO: using default process_name, "DUMMY." 
OptionsHandler caught a cet::exception calling art::BasicPostProcessor::doProcessOptions()
---- Configuration BEGIN
Error: source files specified for EmptyEvent source.
---- Configuration END
Art has completed and will exit with status 7002.

# Configuration
murat@detsim:/mu2e/app/users/murat/v5_4>cat ./test.fcl
source : {
module_type : EmptyEvent
}

# Version of art
murat@detsim:/mu2e/app/users/murat/v5_4>which mu2e
/cvmfs/mu2e.opensciencegrid.org/artexternals/art/v1_15_00/slf5.x86_64.e7.debug/bin/mu2e
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

History

#1 Updated by Kyle Knoepfel over 4 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)

#2 Updated by Paul Russo over 4 years ago

  • Subject changed from misleading diagnostics by art fraemwork to misleading diagnostics by art framework

#3 Updated by Paul Russo over 4 years ago

  • Subject changed from misleading diagnostics by art framework to Misleading diagnostics by art framework

#4 Updated by Christopher Green over 4 years ago

  • Category set to Application
  • Status changed from New to Accepted
  • SSI Package art added
  • SSI Package deleted ()

We will amend the error message to specify the file names, so the user can see what is being interpreted as such.



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