[squeak-dev] State of Testing in Squeak

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Thu Dec 3 22:51:42 UTC 2009

2009/12/3 Ronald Spengler <ron.spengler at gmail.com>:
> Ladies and Gentlemen,
> The value of a test suite that can give the developer a good degree of
> confidence in a short period of time cannot be understated. IMHO, the
> tests in Trunk take *way* too long to run. It's been bugging me for
> awhile. I'd like to be kicking off a test pass every time I finish
> loading updates, and as it stands this is not feasible. As a result, I
> don't run the tests. I wonder how many other people are having this
> experience?
> Would the people of the community be receptive to moving long running
> tests out to a separately loadable package?
or maybe its worth to ask user if he wants to run lengthy tests
(also by detecting that tests are running interactively)
> --
> Ron

Best regards,
Igor Stasenko AKA sig.

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