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Re: Testsuite patch for Solaris 10


On Friday, November 12, 2004, at 02:04 PM, Joseph S. Myers wrote:
It's not clear to me that embedding pieces of TCL code syntax in
individual tests [ ... ] is an improvement. It seems desirable for the test format to be seen as a specification independent of implementation language - which might, for example, be used with QMTest's DejaGnu emulation, not just with the
particular current harness.

I strongly agree. The flexibility to swap out dejagnu/tcl, is an important design point. When possible, I think it is good to keep tests clean of tcl bits.



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