[Libreoffice] Is testing/testautomation really needed ?

Francois Tigeot ftigeot at wolfpond.org
Fri Feb 18 01:28:54 PST 2011

On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 09:38:59AM +0100, Jan Holesovsky wrote:
> Hi Francois,
> Francois Tigeot píše v Čt 17. 02. 2011 v 23:32 +0100:
> > Following the removal of files in testing/testautomation/framework/optional
> > I had a look in test/testautomation/ and the files there seemed largely
> > unused.
> Which exactly do you have in mind?

I found some references to SCO in there; I was curious to see what was the
extent of things I could remove.

> The tests somehow emulate the user behavior; this approach has its
> problems (lots of 'sleep 10' in the code, takes incredibly long to run,
> UI modifications tend to break lots of tests), but still seems to have
> some value, from time to time it finds an error or 2 :-)

There's some value in that. I've attached a small patch instead ;)

Francois Tigeot

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