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From "Leo Li" <liyilei1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib][beans]Excluded tests for beans module.
Date Fri, 27 Apr 2007 06:05:01 GMT
OK.:)

On 4/27/07, Alexey Varlamov <alexey.v.varlamov@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> 2007/4/27, Leo Li <liyilei1979@gmail.com>:
> >  Hi, all:
> >      When fixing bugs, I will add some regression tests. But if they are
> > appended to the original test files, they will still in the  exclude
> list
> > since I can not fix all problems of a test file in one time. So I
> decide, if
> > no one objects, to add another test file, for example,
> > BeanContextSupport2Test, parallel with the original excluded
> > BeanContextSupportTest,  to include the added regression ones in order
> to
> > ensure our future progress will not break something.:)
>
> Some people use XXXRTest naming pattern, it seems a bit more descriptive
> ;)
> i.e. BeanContextSupportRTest in your case
>
> >
> >
> > On 4/26/07, Alexei Zakharov <alexei.zakharov@gmail.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > Hi Leo,
> > >
> > > I've spent plenty of time in the past trying to enable all these beans
> > > tests. The main reason why they are excluded is the fact that they
> > > never pass. :) And nobody has enough time and energy to change this
> > > situation. Originally these tests and the code of java.beans package
> > > itself came from different contributions. And they really didn't fit
> > > each other well. Many tests check implementation details of some
> > > third-party's implementation that is neither Harmony nor RI. However,
> > > it much closer to RI than to Harmony. :) IMO the most tricky part are
> > > tests for XMLEncoder / XMLDecoder. Be prepared that you might need to
> > > significantly rework or even rewrite these classes in order to enable
> > > corresponding tests.
> > >
> > > However, if you like to start working on it - it's a good news. Go
> > > ahead! Don't hesitate to ask questions. I think I still remember
> > > something and most likely can answer simple questions. :)
> > > Good luck.
> > >
> > > 2007/4/26, Leo Li <liyilei1979@gmail.com>:
> > > > Hi, all:
> > > >      I am looking at the testcases for beans module and I found that
> > > there
> > > > are a lot of testcases excluded. Is there any special reason that
> these
> > > > testcases are excluded? I have found several test failures but I
> think
> > > they
> > > > should be fixed, for example, the serialization problem and the
> > > > compatibility between sun and harmony.
> > > >     I would like to look at these testcases and any volunteer?
> > > >
> > > > Good luck!
> > > > --
> > > > Leo Li
> > > > China Software Development Lab, IBM
> > > >
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Alexei Zakharov,
> > > Intel ESSD
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Leo Li
> > China Software Development Lab, IBM
> >
>



-- 
Leo Li
China Software Development Lab, IBM

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