[Libreoffice] minutes of ESC call ...
markus.mohrhard at googlemail.com
Fri Jan 27 07:44:58 PST 2012
> * unit test framework issues (Markus)
> + we are missing an important feature
> + cppunit development appears dead/stalled for 2+ yrs
> + but we support system-cppunit
> + can we not just declare ourselves the new up-stream
> for cppunit (Lionel)
> + requiring an internal cppunit not a big deal ? (Norbert)
> + always internal one for dbgutil anyway (Markus)
> + three options: (Stephan)
> 1. always use internal / patched version
> 2. there is a cppunit2 in Launchpad
> + is it compatible ? or even more active ?
> 3. re-evaluate whether we need cppunit, or something
> else: google stuff eg. 'testing framework'
> + looked into cppunit2 (Markus)
> + stopped development at same time ~2009
> + project dead too.
> + prefer our own version, or switch to new framework
> for integration tests (Markus)
> AA: + create new cppunit repository at freedesktop (Michael)
done, thanks Michael
> AA: + import existing cppunit repo into it (Markus (with Kendy))
With a lot of help by kendy done. Repository is now at
http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/cppunit. I also tagged several
of the last releases so that you get them easily if needed.
I added some of our own patches and will now have a look how to
integrate the needed functions. Talk to me if you think that we are
missing a cppunit feature for testing Libreoffice. The point I want to
implement for our internal tests is a setUp/tearDown method per
Fixture/Suite/TestClass ( extremelly important for all tests based on
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