Tests are yellow!

Giovanni Corriga giovanni at corriga.net
Sat Nov 25 15:33:05 UTC 2006

Il giorno sab, 25/11/2006 alle 07.26 -0600, Ralph Johnson ha scritto:
> "Tests are yellow" doesn't sound nearly as nice as "Tests are green",
> does it?  That is exactly what I felt when I got rid of the last
> failing test for Squeak 3.9 and the bar on the Test Runner was *still*
> yellow!  It says that there are 2 expected failures.  However, it
> doesn't list any methods.   I don't know whether this means that it
> was a failure, but it was supposed to be a failure, or whether it was
> supposed to be a failure, but wasn't.  If everything is OK, why is the
> Test Runner yellow?  If everything is not OK, why doesn't it tell me
> which tests are indicating a problem?  Can you help me either make the
> Test Runner green or figure out which test is the problem so I can fix
> it?

What's the rationale for having expected failures in the first place?


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