[Pharo-project] [Hudson] Regression Testing
adi at netstyle.ch
Sun Feb 6 16:24:31 CET 2011
Indeed, that's very useful. These tests can quickly identify regressions that else would only be discovered after a long time.
On Feb 6, 2011, at 15:31 , Marcus Denker wrote:
> The idea is that there are lots of things that are almost never tested because the tests would take too long.
> *and* because the tests do something to the image that is not wanted for a normal build.
> -> recompile everything, run tests again
> -> decompile everything to text, compile and install
> -> format everything and compile
> -> condense changes
> -> write new sources
> -> run without sources
> -> run without sources but encoded temps
> -> ..... what else???
> The idea is that this CI Server Project runs all these
> after every build, but not as part of main build (so it does not lengthen the build process).
> For now, this just has one test that recompiled the image and does nothing else.
> Marcus Denker -- http://www.marcusdenker.de
> INRIA Lille -- Nord Europe. Team RMoD.
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