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[perl #112926] TestInit and cpan/Archive-Extract/t/01_Archive-Extract.t do not work together

From:
Father Chrysostomos via RT
Date:
June 22, 2012 23:35
Subject:
[perl #112926] TestInit and cpan/Archive-Extract/t/01_Archive-Extract.t do not work together
Message ID:
rt-3.6.HEAD-5009-1340433348-1075.112926-14-0@perl.org
On Wed May 16 05:54:57 2012, doughera wrote:
> Yes, but 'make test' doesn't actually print out those instructions anymore

That’s odd. It still does for me.

> (though I think it used to, and I've certainly done that myself). That 
> trick is in pod/perlhack.pod, but it isn't listed in INSTALL.  It's
all in 
> need of further cleanup, and t/TEST lists tests (under %abs) for which 
> this is potentially an issue.
> 
> For this particular case, the answer I was looking for is either
> 
>     ./perl -MTestInit=A cpan/Archive-Extract/t/01_Archive-Extract.t 
> 
> or
> 
>     cd t; ./perl TEST -v ../cpan/Archive-Extract/t/01_Archive-Extract.t 
> 
> or
> 
>     cd t; ./perl harness -v
../cpan/Archive-Extract/t/01_Archive-Extract.t 
> 
> After 5.16.0, I'll take a look again at INSTALL and pod/perlhack.pod and 
> see if I can reduce redundancy, introduce cross references, and put
things 
> where they are most likely to be useful.  I've "taken" this ticket to try 
> to remind myself to do so.

Do you mind having another person remind you? :-)

-- 

Father Chrysostomos




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