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Re: Testaholics Anonymous (or how I learned to stop worrying and love Test::More)

by ambrus (Abbot)
on Mar 31, 2004 at 21:16 UTC ( #341427=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Testaholics Anonymous (or how I learned to stop worrying and love Test::More)

It's not to much.

Look at gcc and glibc, those take as much time to test then to build them.


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Re: Re: Testaholics Anonymous (or how I learned to stop worrying and love Test::More)
by thelenm (Vicar) on Mar 31, 2004 at 23:52 UTC

    Or perl itself for that matter. On my machine it takes only a few minutes to build the Perl interpreter, but at least 20 minutes to run the tests.

    -- Mike

    --
    XML::Simpler does not require XML::Parser or a SAX parser. It does require File::Slurp.
    -- grantm, perldoc XML::Simpler

      It once took me two days to run configure for Perl, 10 minutes to compile, and another day for the tests. :-)

      ------
      We are the carpenters and bricklayers of the Information Age.

      Then there are Damian modules.... *sigh* ... that's not about being less-lazy -- that's about being on some really good drugs -- you know, there is no spoon. - flyingmoose

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