From: Zbynek Winkler (zw-bjam_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-09-10 07:18:00
Vladimir Prus wrote:
>>>Do you still get this problem with up-to-date CVS?
>>No, I don't. Thanks. But I don't think it is necessarily caused by
>>incidental features. IMHO it is more related to the point #1 bellow...
>>However... there are some other changes that I don't like :(
>>1) object files linked into unit test are compiled into a separate
>>directory now -- why?
>Because 'unit-test' now behaves almost the same way as 'run' and run adds this
>extra directory element to be compatible with directory structure that Boost
>regression test tools expect. Not a good argument, I understand :-(
Could this behavior be made optional? With some setting in site-config
or user-config... Please...
>>2) output of the unit-test is captured and not shown. Instead some
>>babbling about "1 file(s) copied." is being shown :(. My tests output
>>the number of successfully completed test. Can I get this back?
>>3) failing test shows a screenfull of junk not related to the actual
>>test (attached at the end of email)
>>Overall, my impression is that it is worse then it was before the
>>upgrade :-(. Luckily, I've made a backup.
>Now that you bring those points, it looks like, ehm... regression. I'll see
>what I can do. The problem with original 'unit-test' is that it did not set
>proper DLL paths when running tests, so just reverting the change is not
Thanks. Could let us know when you fix it? I'll revert to the version
before the upgrade for now and try again when this is fixed.
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