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Subject: Re: [boost] [test] unit tests succeed on abort?
From: Dean Michael Berris (mikhailberis_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-12-24 12:18:30

On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 8:47 AM, Gennadiy Rozental <rogeeff_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Dean Michael Berris wrote:
>> I'm using Boost 1.35 and I notice that when a unit test aborts due to
>> asserts in the code, it doesn't count as a failure -- the end report
>> says "*** No errors detected" when in fact a call to abort() was made
>> due to a failed assert.
>> I'm thinking this would be a bug, but I'd like to ask first whether
>> this is intended behavior before thinking it's a bug with Boost.Test.
> I believe this was fixed in 1.36.0

Would there be a patch that would fix this for 1.35.0? If not, where
should I be looking to get this fixed in 1.35.0? Because upgrading to
1.36 (or anything higher for that matter) is not an option for me at
the moment.


Dean Michael C. Berris
Software Engineer, Friendster, Inc.

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