[Python-Dev] Anyone against having a loop option for regrtest?

Collin Winter collinw at gmail.com
Tue Jun 30 04:22:08 CEST 2009

On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 6:59 PM, Jesse Noller<jnoller at gmail.com> wrote:
> Something that's been helping me squirrel out "wacky" and "fun" bugs
> in multiprocessing is running the tests in a loop - sometimes hundreds
> of times. Right now, I hack this up with a bash script, but I'm
> sitting here wondering if adding a "loop for x iterations" option to
> regrtest.py would be useful to others as well.
> Any thoughts? Does anyone hate this idea with the power of a thousand suns?

+1 for having this in regrtest. I've wished for this in the past, and
ended up going the bash route, same as you.


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