jtreg FAQ updates
jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com
Thu Aug 16 16:37:55 UTC 2018
On 8/16/18 9:26 AM, Martin Buchholz wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 16, 2018 at 9:01 AM, Jonathan Gibbons
> <jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com <mailto:jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com>> wrote:
>> I was confused by this as well, but for junit. The existing
>> JSR166TestCase successfully and usefully defines multiple @run
>> junit tests.
> Yes, JSR166TestCase provides a number of different tests in that
> one source file.
>> I think the confusion has to do with """jtreg supports TestNG
>> tests in two ways."""
> I'm confused by your confusion. Can you say more, so that I can
> try and improve the text in this area?
> faq says:
> """The feature is supported in normal Java tests, in shell tests, and
> in legacy applet tests. (It is not supported in JUnit or TestNG tests,
> which do not use explicit test descriptions.)"""
> But ... Both JUnit and TestNG tests can use """explicit test
> descriptions""". Unless they are Type 2 tests as described in 6.2
> Further confusion - there's documented support for running "implicit"
> testng tests but I don't see any such support for junit. E.g. there's
> no documented junit.dirs I can put into TEST.ROOT.
OK, thanks for the clarifications; I will address them in updates to
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