What is the big deal, you may ask? Well, read on and all
shall be revealed, intrepid reader ; )
As I mentioned an earlier post, our new test-runner – dbqp – allows us to define testing ‘modes’ which all utilize the same system and server management code.
One only has to define a testManager (what does a test look like / how to organize tests) and a testExecutor (how to execute / evaluate a test). The aim is for dbqp to be a one-stop shop for test execution and to provide a clean and simple way to manage and expand this.
I have just added –mode=randgen to the test-runner. The random query generator is a significant part of Drizzle’s testing strategy and we use a large number of tests with the …[Read more]