waf check -- Should it always run tests?

Amar Takhar verm at darkbeer.org
Thu Nov 19 15:09:29 UTC 2015

On 2015-11-19 09:51 -0500, Jason Azze wrote:
> When I run waf check after a doing clean build, I get test results.

This is how it works currently.

> When I do an incremental (AKA quick?) build, I don't get test results. I assume
> waf check is saying, "The artifacts I have tests for didn't change, so I'm not
> going to re-run tests." But, is that a good assumption?

I have a patch I'm working on now that will change this.  If you touch any files 
that are dependencies of tests it will re-build and re-run those tests.


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