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From: Aleksey Gurtovoy (agurtovoy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-04-12 08:03:43

Vladimir Prus writes:
> Daniel James wrote:
>> Vladimir Prus wrote:
>>> Yea.. Daniel has moved the tests to status/Jamfile, which is not the
>>> perfect solution.
>> I agree, I just wanted to get something working with as little fuss as
>> possible.
>>> Why don't we fix the "test_path_to_library_name" function. Say, it's
>>> given:
>>> bin.v2/libs/functional/hash/test/hash_built_in_array_test.test/....
>>> It can find the first element that looks like "whatever.test" and take
>>> everything between "bin.v2/libs" and "test/<the element ending in .test>
>>> as the name of the library?
>>> Will that break anything? A quick change I've just made works OK for
>>> functional/hash.
>> No idea, but can this wait until after the release?
> 1. As Victor said, what release. IIRC, there some talks about May 1 as
> code
> freeze date, and it's still a lot of time.
> 2. I'd rather no wait, as I want to get regression tests fully working
> with
> Boost.Build V2 ASAP.
> FWIW, my original change broke reporting of regex (which has tests in
> regex/test and regex/example directories). Yet another variant worked fine
> with both regex and functional, I'm now rerunning all the tests to see if
> I
> broke anything else.

If you commit this, please make sure the corresponding changes are
applied for v1 as well (unless you plan to leave v1 tests in the current

Aleksey Gurtovoy
MetaCommunications Engineering

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