Testing of packages

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Fri Apr 27 16:14:50 UTC 2012

On Fri, 2012-04-27 at 15:30 +0200, Thomas Spura wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 3:26 PM, Matthias Clasen <mclasen at redhat.com> wrote:
> > On Fri, 2012-04-27 at 14:33 +0200, Ralf Corsepius wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> Apart of this, there are test-cases, which can not be/can not be easily
> >> executed inside of a mock-environment as part of building.
> >
> > Not to mention that running extensive test suites for every build will
> > put strain on our build infrastructure. The build system is just not the
> > right place for running tests.
> Where else do you want to run AutoQA?

AutoQA runs on separate machines from the build farm. The point is that
tests put in rpm %check are inevitably run as part of the build process,
and so tie up build farm resources.
Adam Williamson
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