[XML-SIG] PyXML 0.6.1 status, demos, tests

Mike Olson Mike.Olson@fourthought.com
Sun, 01 Oct 2000 14:06:44 -0600

uche.ogbuji@fourthought.com wrote:
> > On Fri, Sep 29, 2000 at 11:22:54PM +0200, Martin v. Loewis wrote:
> > >The missing piece for a 0.6.1 release is the test suite. Specifically,
> > >the dom tests are not executed, as xml.dom.core is not available
> > >anymore. Should these tests be ported to 4DOM?
> >
> > I vaguely recall that someone at FourThought once asked me if that
> > would be OK, but don't know if anyone actually did it.  It would be a
> > good idea to port them, since they made some attempt at being
> > exhaustive (trying the various error cases, etc.).
> Yes, we did check in the test suites, but as Martin points out, they're broken
> because they use the now defunct TraceOut module (that's the "Ft" stuff.  Mike
> has agreed to tackle some of the task of removing traceouts tonight so I'll
> ask hiom if he can start with the 4DOM test suites.  If so, we'll check in the
> fix tomorrow.

All of the traceout stuff has been removed.  There still is the problem
of our traceout library.  I suppose we can install it to 2 locations so
that xml.dom is not dependent on Ft.  I'll work on that today so it
should be in the next snapshot.


> I'll also move the demos as discussed.
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Mike Olson				 Principal Consultant
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