[Mageia-dev] Regression testing for generated RPM

Claire Robinson eeeemail at gmail.com
Fri Jan 4 12:35:55 CET 2013

On 04/01/13 09:15, Jochen Breuer wrote:
> 2013/1/4 Guillaume Rousse <guillomovitch at gmail.com>
>> We already run existing tests suite during package build... Running them
>> again on a different host would just change the execution environment to
>> use runtime dependencies instead of build time dependencies. I don't know
>> if the potential results are worth the additional infrastructure needed.
> I was under the impression, that only some kind of lint checking of the RPM
> was performed. I'm talking about checking the functionality of the packaged
> software. Are you already doing that? What kind of tests are performed
> during packaging?

Packagers are expected to do some checks themselves.



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