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From "ASF subversion and git services (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (LUCENE-5537) Fix version check in TestCheckIndexes
Date Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:51:50 GMT

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ASF subversion and git services commented on LUCENE-5537:
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Commit 1578936 from [~thetaphi] in branch 'dev/branches/lucene_solr_4_7'
[ https://svn.apache.org/r1578936 ]

Merged revision(s) 1578933 from lucene/dev/branches/branch_4x:
Merged revision(s) 1578930 from lucene/dev/trunk:
LUCENE-5537: Fix version checks in TestCheckIndex -> TestConstants, use version instead
dev.version for tests

> Fix version check in TestCheckIndexes
> -------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: LUCENE-5537
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LUCENE-5537
>             Project: Lucene - Core
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: core/other
>    Affects Versions: 4.7
>            Reporter: Uwe Schindler
>            Assignee: Uwe Schindler
>            Priority: Blocker
>             Fix For: 4.8, 5.0, 4.7.1
>
>         Attachments: LUCENE-5537.patch, LUCENE-5537.patch, LUCENE-5537.patch, LUCENE-5537.patch
>
>
> The crazy version check in TestCheckIndexes is broken. Whenever it fails, it requires
a horrible amount of understanding:
> - error messages are useless
> - you don't know what it really checks and why (no documentation)
> In addition, we have no clear workflow how to handle version updates:
> - In 4.6 series we never set the dev.version in common-build to 4.6.1, it always stayed
4.6. The test worked therefore, because the LUCENE_MAIN_VERSION (which is always "x.y") was
identical
> - In 4.7 [~steve_rowe] changed the version to the real release version in the branch.
The test failed because of this change (LUCENE_MAIN_VERSION was not identical as the dotted
bugfix version)
> We should in any case fix the test:
> - move it out of TestCheckIndex, it should be in oal.util.TestConstants
> - Be more verbose on loggin
> - Remove special cases (leftovers from 4.0-BETA) where we did crazy stuff to make this
test pass in alphas and betas.
> - Only add a check to LUCENE_MAIN_VERSION that it is in format "x.y" (which is required
by Lucene index format), and only check that it is the prefix of the real version as reported
by common_build.xml.
> We should also document and write down when we change the version numbers. I would prefer
to use the variant of Lucene 4.6: never change the version number in common-build and "override"
it while building artifacts.



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