Commit c777cd81 authored by Junio C Hamano's avatar Junio C Hamano

t1404: do not rely on the exact phrasing of strerror()

Not even in C locale, it is wrong to expect that the exact phrasing
"File exists" is used to show EEXIST.
Reported-by: default avatarRandall S. Becker <>
Helped-by: Duy Nguyen's avatarDuy Nguyen <>
Helped-by: default avatarJeff King <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJunio C Hamano <>
parent cb5918aa
......@@ -614,7 +614,7 @@ test_expect_success 'delete fails cleanly if packed-refs file is locked' '
test_when_finished "rm -f .git/packed-refs.lock" &&
test_must_fail git update-ref -d $prefix/foo >out 2>err &&
git for-each-ref $prefix >actual &&
test_i18ngrep "Unable to create $Q.*packed-refs.lock$Q: File exists" err &&
test_i18ngrep "Unable to create $Q.*packed-refs.lock$Q: " err &&
test_cmp unchanged actual
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