Boost Testing :
Subject: Re: [Boost-testing] Trunk testing (general) and MSVC11
From: KTC (ktc_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-08-27 17:57:13
On 27/08/2012 22:19, Rene Rivera wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 27, 2012 at 9:48 AM, Christoph Macheiner
>> Of course, this might require more changes other than to the RmTemps rule
>> alone (and I have no idea how to achieve this). Anybody know how to do this?
> All the changes should happen to the testing rules. In particular how
> it marks temporaries. It's not particularly hard to mark things as
> temporary. But it is hard to make sure one has a sufficient trail from
> the sources to the test result artefacts. Because if one doesn't all
> you will end up doing is running extra test when the sources don't
> really change. Of course that's if you are running incremental
> testing. If you are doing full fresh testing runs it doesn't really
> matter. And if that's the case you might as well implement the
> cleaning out of disk space by adding a post tesitng command that
> delete the "bin*" directory after uploading the results.
That doesn't help with needing the 50GB of space in the first place if
deletion only occur after uploading of results. It has the same effect
as the pre-testing deletion that happens with a full run.