[Developers] Unify screen layout of test suite results

Erik Schnetter schnetter at cct.lsu.edu
Mon Jan 29 11:24:58 CST 2007

On Jan 26, 2007, at 09:48:57, Thomas Radke wrote:

> Erik Schnetter wrote:
>> I noticed that the test suite results are reported with an ad-hoc
>> screen layout.  Some messages are preceded by an empty line,  
>> others  are
>> not; some are indented 3 characters, others about 10 characters.
>> I would like to use a uniform format: For each file about which there
>> is a message, indent by 3 spaces, if there is additional information
>> about that file, indent that by 6 spaces.  Each message begins  
>> with  the
>> file name, followed by a colon.  Empty lines only between the   
>> different
>> sections.
>> Thomas, would that break your automated report parser?
> Not where the reports for individual testsuites are concerned; this
> information is stored in individual files "<testsuite>.diffs" in the
> "TEST/<configuration>/<thorn>/" subdir and is simply imported as is  
> into
> the integration test output.
> The only information which is parsed by the integration test script is
> the one stored in "TEST/<configuration>/summary.log" from which the
> number of available testsuites and the number of passed/failed  
> tests is
> extracted.
> So feel free to unify and beautify the testsuite script output as  
> you like.

Do we require a patch for this change?


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