Python, testing

Eric S. Raymond esr at
Tue Jan 14 01:58:09 UTC 2020

Hal Murray via devel <devel at>:
> A year or 2 ago, I put together a script to test as many build time options as 
> I thought reasonable.  It's in ./tests/
> Does anybody other than me use it?

I've run it once or twice, but's not easty to see how to integraste
it into our regularr test process.

> It's a bit of a CPU hog -- too much to run routinely.  Can we set things up to 
> run it on the gitlab OS collection weekly or manually when we get close to a 
> release?

I have to defer to the CI expers on that one. It sounds like something
that should be possible.
		<a href="">Eric S. Raymond</a>

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