[cairo-commit] cairo/test README,1.1,1.2

Carl Worth commit at pdx.freedesktop.org
Tue Oct 26 16:31:38 PDT 2004

Committed by: cworth

Update of /cvs/cairo/cairo/test
In directory gabe:/tmp/cvs-serv14353/test

Modified Files:
Log Message:

        * test/README: Add paragraph on new features.

RCS file: /cvs/cairo/cairo/test/README,v
retrieving revision 1.1
retrieving revision 1.2
diff -u -d -r1.1 -r1.2
--- README	26 Oct 2004 21:38:43 -0000	1.1
+++ README	26 Oct 2004 23:31:36 -0000	1.2
@@ -39,9 +39,18 @@
 Makefile.am should be edited, adding new_bug.c to both the TESTS and
+When a new feature is added
+It's important for the regression suite to keep pace with development
+of the library. So a new test should be added for each new
+feature. The work involved is similar the work described above for new
+bugs. The only distinction is that the test is expected to pass so it
+should not be added to the XFAIL_TESTS list.
 When a bug is fixed
-The fix shold be verified by running the test suite which should
+The fix should be verified by running the test suite which should
 result in an "unexpected pass" for the test of interest. Rejoice as
 appropriate, then remove the relevant file name from the XFAIL_TESTS
 variable in Makefile.am.

More information about the cairo-commit mailing list