Changes between Version 8 and Version 9 of NewRunWebKitTests


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Jul 8, 2011 6:44:31 AM (9 years ago)
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Adam Roben
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  • NewRunWebKitTests

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    3 {{{new-run-webkit-tests}}} (also known as NRWT) is a replacement for the original {{{run-webkit-tests}}} script that was written in Perl. The new script is written in Python and leverages much of the extensive Python infrastructure we have built up over the intervening years. It has a much more extensive unit test infrastructure and will hopefully be easier to maintain than the old script (time will tell).
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    5 In addition, NRWT has the ability to run the layout tests in parallel using multiple DumpRenderTrees (or WebkitTestRunners), much strong features for reporting test failures and managing expected failures, and integration with various dashboards.
     5{{{new-run-webkit-tests}}} (also known as NRWT) is a replacement for the original {{{run-webkit-tests}}} script that was written in Perl. The new script is written in Python and leverages much of the extensive Python infrastructure we have built up over the intervening years. It has a much more extensive unit test infrastructure and will hopefully be easier to maintain than the old script. (Time will tell.)
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     7In addition, NRWT has the ability to run the layout tests in parallel using multiple DumpRenderTrees (or WebkitTestRunners), much stronger features for reporting test failures and managing expected failures, and integration with various dashboards.
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    79This page describes how to run NRWT.
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    9 == Contents ==
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    11  * Introduction
    12  * Basic usage
    13  * More advanced scenarios
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    1511== See also ==
     
    2117== Introduction ==
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    23 NRWT is designed to be run both directly by developers working in a terminal window, or by the buildbots. It supports a large number of command line options to customize the behavior and the output; only a few of the most commonly used options are mentioned here.
     19NRWT is designed to be run both directly by developers working in a terminal window and by the buildbots. It supports a large number of command line options to customize the behavior and the output; only a few of the most commonly used options are mentioned here.
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    2521The complete list of options is given by {{{new-run-webkit-tests --help}}} and {{{new-run-webkit-tests --help-printing}}}.