From: Aleksey Gurtovoy (agurtovoy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-09-08 06:50:07
Robert Ramey writes:
> I'm struggling with the explicit-failures XML.
> About 40% of the serialization tests will fail on platforms which do not
> include support from wchar_t streams. As Understand the current schema (XML
> is not all that clear to me) I would have to specify one line for each pair
> of toolset-test that fails on this scenario. I my case this means 100 test
> * 6? Toolsets = ? 600 lines of xml added to this file.
>From this moment on, the regression tools implement support for a limited
form of regular expressions in test case names, namely:
<test name="sometestname"> // exact match
<test name="*"> // anything
<test name="*sometestname*"> // contains "sometestname"
<test name="sometestname*"> // starts with "sometestname"
<test name="*sometestname"> // ends with "sometestname"
Given this, your use case can be covered by something as simple as this:
-- Aleksey Gurtovoy MetaCommunications Engineering
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