Re: Previous issue I sent through

From: Arjan Tijms <>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2012 18:37:10 +0200


We have a very crufty, but very extensive testing suite. At one point
> it ran 2256 tests in a variety of configurations and containers. We're
> moving to a new system. I think the right thing for us to do is
> advertise the new system as the way people should validate their local
> work.
> We're in the process of migrating test from the old system to the new
> one. Manfred, can you please give an update, perhaps in a blog entry,
> on our plans for the new test system?

In the hope it might be helpful to someone, a while ago I wrote a blog
entry on how to get the existing test system going at

I don't know if the way outlined there is the best way or not, but that's
how they worked for me.

The sheer number of tests is very impressive indeed. Amazing work!

Kind regards,
Arjan Tijms