[Pharo-project] testing ui errors in headless mode

Gary Chambers gazzaguru2 at btinternet.com
Thu May 26 17:10:05 CEST 2011

Wonder what the default TooSet is in headless mode...
(since inspect goes via the tool set)

Regards, Gary

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Tudor Girba" <tudor at tudorgirba.com>
To: "Pharo-project at lists.gforge.inria.fr open-source Smalltalk" 
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Sent: Thursday, May 26, 2011 4:03 PM
Subject: Re: [Pharo-project] testing ui errors in headless mode


I tried several ways to get my head around this problem, but I do not know 
how to proceed. Can anyone help?


On 25 May 2011, at 21:21, Tudor Girba wrote:

> Hi,
> We have some smoke tests in Moose that basically spawn a UI and check for 
> Error.
> This used to work when running headless in Pharo 1.2 but now they fail in 
> Pharo 1.3. I believe this has to do with the new changes in the UI 
> Manager, but I do not know what to do.
> To reproduce the problem, you can simply call a Pharo-1.3.image in 
> headless mode and file in the attached st file that:
> - installs a simple test:
> HeadlessTest>>testStartup
> self shouldnt:  [1 inspect] raise:  Error
> - loads HudsonTools
> - runs the test and outputs the XML file report
> - although the test should pass, it raises the error:
> HeadlessStartupTest(TestCase)>>signalFailure:
> HeadlessStartupTest(TestCase)>>assert:
> HeadlessStartupTest(TestCase)>>shouldnt:raise:
> HeadlessStartupTest>>testStartup
> HeadlessStartupTest(TestCase)>>performTest
> Can anyone help?
> Cheers,
> Doru
> --
> www.tudorgirba.com
> "What is more important: To be happy, or to make happy?"
> <headlesstest.st>


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