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Re: test/output directory

From: Arnaud Desitter <arnaud02@users.sourceforge.net>
Date: Sat, 28 Nov 2009 21:52:36 +0000
Message-ID: <a240ddd00911281352q4d34fb4v778d6863432cdb62@mail.gmail.com>
To: aditsu <aditsu@yahoo.com>
Cc: html-tidy@w3.org
Hi,

The tests are really regression tests: run them and get the output.
Modify the code in a different tree. Run the tests again, make sure
they succeed and check that their output is unchanged.
For instance, you can extract tidy as it was in 2005, run the tests
and compare their output with the current one.
The output of the tests goes in "test/tmp". "test/output" looks indeed unused.

Regards,

2009/11/28 aditsu <aditsu@yahoo.com>:
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> Hi, where and how is the test/output directory used?
> I checked the test scripts, they don't seem to make any reference to it.
> Also I think it would be important to check the correctness of the output
> (and perhaps also the messages) for each tested input, not only the exit
> code. Is that being done anywhere currently?
>
> Adrian
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