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Subject: Re: [Boost-testing] Result statuses for run failures of MPI tests
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-05-31 11:25:33


Belcourt, Kenneth wrote:
> Hi Jeremiah,
> On May 30, 2010, at 5:56 PM, Jeremiah Willcock wrote:
>> On some platforms and compilers, several of the Boost.Graph.Parallel
>> (libs/graph_parallel/test) tests compile and link correctly but
>> produce a
>> failure when run. There is no information in these cases, either in the
>> form of program output or an error code. One example of this is
>> <URL:>. Is there more information
>> available to
>> the test scripts but not reported? Is there a way to at least get an
>> exit
>> status or something from the tests? There are similar failures on
>> Windows
>> as well, so an error/return code there would be useful as well.
>> Thank you
>> for any help you can give in tracking these down.
> That is strange. This test runs to completion just fine.
> <snip>
> and the return code is zero. Not sure why the test is being reported
> as a fail. Perhaps this is a process_jam_log failure as it's clearly
> not a test failure.

Hmmm. process_jam_log seems to produce
<run result="*succeed*" timestamp="*2010-05-31 07:16:08 UTC*" />

Could it be that the fact that no output is shown is confusing
the report XSL stylesheets?

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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