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Re: Test::Smoke and harness output

From:
Nicholas Clark
Date:
August 10, 2008 02:31
Subject:
Re: Test::Smoke and harness output
Message ID:
20080810093143.GC40282@plum.flirble.org
On Sun, Aug 10, 2008 at 11:29:11AM +0200, Bram wrote:
> Citeren Nicholas Clark <nick@ccl4.org>:

> >By default, does Test::Smoke run the tests using ./TEST, and then only 
> >re-run
> >with ./harness if tests fail? Or does it now use Test::Harness first time?
> 
> That depends on the configuration of the smoke.
> 
> During the configuration the question is asked:
> 
> 'Use harness only (skip TEST)?'
> 
> If you answer n then ./TEST is run and if there is a failure then  
> ./harness is run.
> Smokes that are configured like this and run a blead smoke (with  
> Test::Smoke 1.33) will show FAIL(X) and the failures won't be visible.  
> (assuming there was a failure).
> 
> If you answer y then only ./harness is run.
> Smokes that are configured like this and run a blead smoke (with  
> Test::Smoke 1.33) will show PASS-so-far and the failures won't be  
> visible. (assuming there was a failure).

Ah right. So anyone using harness can now enjoy the speed up from setting
TEST_JOBS in their environment?

> Everyone running a blead smoke should upgrade Test::Smoke.

At least, they can if they upgrade?

Nicholas Clark




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