[Python-Dev] New test failure on Windows
Thu, 24 Apr 2003 17:47:28 -0700
On Thursday 24 April 2003 04:33 pm, Gary Herron wrote:
> There's a bit more to this problem. It has to do with the *sre* test
> versus the *re* tests. When test_sre is run, it claims to run all its
> own tests as well as all of test_re. However any failed tests in
> test_re are not reported by test_sre. (Neither the one found by Tim
> nor any others I just purposely introduced into test_re.) This is
> clearly a problem with test_sre. Only if you run test_re directly
> rather than through test_sre do you see Tim's error.
Sigh... I find I was confused and must correct that last paragraph...
Test test_sre imports re_test not test_re, and test_re also imports
re_test -- perhaps you'll understand my confusion. Running test_sre
should *not* find Tim's bug, but running test_re should. Test_sre has
no problem, test_re needs to be fixed, and re_test, used by both, is