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Re: Diff lib

From: Joe Orton <joe_at_manyfish.co.uk>
Date: 2003-01-10 11:16:05 CET

On Thu, Jan 09, 2003 at 02:05:45PM -0500, Garrett Rooney wrote:
> >Sounds great... but does this mean importing another testing framework
> >into the svn tree?
> >
> >(We already have two: a simple C and simple python framework. We use
> >the C framework to directly test libsvn_* APIs, and we use the python
> >framework to test the 'svn' commandline client.)
>
> from the little playing around i've done with CuTest in the apr unit
> tests, i've been quite impressed with it. that said, i haven't done
> much with our existing C unit test framework, so i don't know how they
> compare.

I don't find much to recommend CuTest - it uses longjmp/setjmp rather
than just functions returning values (questionable at best), and can't
print test results and failure messages as they're generated, which is
particularly annoying.

joe

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