Boost Testing :
From: Martin Wille (mw8329_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-04-18 05:35:25
John Maddock wrote:
>>> unicode_iterator_test is failing at runtime with gcc-2.95.3, but
>>> passes when run locally on my machine (I'm fairly sure that the error
>>> shown may have been a real issue at some point, but shouldn't be now
>> The test binary for unicode_iterator_test/gcc-2.95.3 and the
>> associated XML file on my Machine date back to 2004-02-15. Why doesn't
>> it get rebuilt when there was a code change to fix the errors? Could
>> this be a result of a failure in building some depend code which
>> doesn't cause the XML file to get deleted (that's the only idea I have)?
> If I remember correctly this one was down to a temporary problem in
> Boost.Test: the changes to the Boost.Test headers (the macros changed)
> should have triggered a rebuild. I have seen before though that changes
> to library dependencies don't always trigger rebuilds.
That's pretty alarming.