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Subject: Re: [boost] Boost Test Policy
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-08-25 00:10:13


Edward Diener wrote:
> I was looking at the Boost web page describing the Boost test
> policies, at I was not
> sure what I needed to use to design tests for possible Boost software.
> I noticed that it was not required to use Boost Test in order to do
> so, but that there was an "Optional (but highly recommended)" section
> for using Boost Test.
> But neither of the links there are valid any longer,

I fixed the links.

> and while Boost Test still has a Unit Test Framework I did not find
> any Test Tools section for simple test programs, although perhaps the
> execution monitors or minimal test in Boost Test was originally meant.
> Anyway the page needs to be updated in regard to Boost Test links.
> I also found the lightweigt_test.hpp in Boost detail, so I was
> wondering whether or not that is now considered a viable enough choice
> for designing Boost component's tests.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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