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From: Peter Dimov (pdimov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-04-22 07:46:14

Douglas Gregor wrote:
> We have > 700 regressions and > 3000 failures showing up in the
> regression tests. Library authors, please review the regression test
> summaries for your libraries and start fixing bugs. If there are bugs
> that cannot be fixed for release (due to broken compilers, the need
> for huge changes to the library, etc.), mark them as expected failures
> or mark the library as "unusable" in status/explicit-failures-markup.xml.

Question: what should I do if a test failure does not render the library
unusable, but I don't want to mark the failure as "expected" because I
_never_ expect failures. ;-)

Basically, what I'm asking for is support for non-critical failures, still
show as yellow in the detail view, don't make the library box turn yellow in
the summary view. I think.

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