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Subject: Re: [boost] [spirit.phoenix] Phoenix test coverage
From: Joel de Guzman (joel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-02-07 23:04:55

On 2/8/2011 11:50 AM, Jim Bell wrote:
> On 1:59 PM, Hartmut Kaiser wrote:
>>>> On 1:59 PM, Hartmut Kaiser wrote:
>>>>> Tests for Phoenix V2 are not run at all, IIUC. This will change only
>>>>> when/if Phoenix V3 has been moved to trunk after its mini-review. The
>>>>> tests you're referring to are Spirit specific tests using Phoenix
>>>>> features.
>>>> Looking at what's already released, libs/spirit/phoenix/test, I see
>>>> what looks like a full suite of tests, and when I run bjam on them I
>>>> get 45 tests passed (on MinGW gcc-4.4/win-32) and one failure.
>>>> So the full compliment of tests is there and likely known to work on a
>>>> couple platforms, just not run by the regression mechanism.
>>>> [...]
>>> We know about this bug and it is quite embarrassing ... It is actually a
>>> bug in the testcase itself :) I will take care of it ASAP.
> Your vindication far outweighs this little embarrassment: your tests are
> there, seem comprehensive, and pass. I'd love to see them be part of the
> regular regression run, but I've seen enough to have confidence in it.

It's my fault actually. Thanks Thomas and Hartmut!


Joel de Guzman

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