Boost Testing :
From: Aleksey Gurtovoy (agurtovoy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-10-14 21:50:37
On Sun, 14 Oct 2007 09:15:18 -0500, Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Rene Rivera wrote:
>> Beman Dawes wrote:
>>> I noticed your commit "Partial rework of regression scripts for branch
>>> independent testing."
>>> Can I do anything to help with this work? I'd really like to get
>>> started on the release branch, and would be happy to do the report
>>> generation here.
>> I'm almost done with the changes...
> Hum... I looked at src/regression.py and realized you've got something
> different in mind than I was expecting.
> My expectation was that regression.py changes would be limited to being
> able to pass in the path on the ftp server, currently hard-wired to
What relationship does it have WRT "branch independent testing"? Results
from different branches go into different subdirectories under
Generally speaking, regression.py has supported running regression tests
on any number of branches since its inception -- see
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lib.boost.testing/1602/, for example.
What Rene is working on (if I understood him correctly) is the ability
to run regressions on any branch *using the regression tools on the
-- Aleksey Gurtovoy MetaCommunications Engineering