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Simon Cozens
September 6, 2001 04:13
Re: [PATCH] make coretest
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On Thu, Sep 06, 2001 at 12:02:13PM +0100, Hugo van der Sanden wrote:
> Paul Johnson <> wrote:
> :Here's something designed to reduce the frustration of waiting for those
> :loooong tests.  The coretest target runs all the basic tests and the
> :pragma tests, but doesn't run the module tests.  This takes about a
> :third of the time of a full test.
> Will be able to distinguish the two in a 'make ok' report? If not, it
> would be helpful if some means to do so could be added.

The other problem with this is that it encourages people to make patches
and send them in without going through the whole regression suite, which
could catch unexpected interactions.


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