[Python-Dev] test coverage summaries - now updated nightly

Skip Montanaro skip@mojam.com (Skip Montanaro)
Sun, 2 Jul 2000 09:42:01 -0500 (CDT)

    Mark> It would be great if there was some sort of "multi-platform"
    Mark> support, and a merging of the results.

Agreed.  We could set up a scheme where people run my scripts on other
systems and then mail me the generated files.  Windows would be kind of
tough though, because my stuff currently relies on gcc/gcov.  What
facilities does Windows have for coverage testing Mark?

    Mark> Along the same vein is the Mozilla "tinderbox".  It appears they
    Mark> have a job that starts a complete rebuild and test suite run every
    Mark> time a checkin is made to the CVS tree.  

That seems a bit extreme to me, and I don't know about you, but I don't have 
the spare resources available to "burn" on such a project.