[sword-devel] osis2mod import issue (and lack of regression tests)

DM Smith dmsmith at crosswire.org
Sun May 31 04:19:17 MST 2009

On May 31, 2009, at 12:19 AM, Jonathan Marsden wrote:

> DM Smith wrote:
>> I had accidentally reverted Ben's change and have just put it back.
> Bad timing... we uploaded SWORD 1.6.0 packages to Debian a few hours
> ago, with my patch that included all the fixes up to r2420... looks  
> like
> we should do another package in a coupld of weeks with this fix in  
> it too...

My apologies.

> Incidentally, while I remember... it would have been easier for me if
> you'd committed the debugging enhancements to svn as a separate commit
> from the bug fixes... I had to manually separate them out, since I saw
> the debug changes as an enhancement, not a bug fix.

Good point. I'll try to keep each commit to either enhancements or bug  
fixes and one "issue" at a time.

> I've grabbed this latest (r2421) bugfix, and a change to re-include  
> the
> tcl biblebot (in the examples only, not as an executable), and  
> started a
> new packaging branch we can put out as 1.6.0-2 when the time is right
> for that.
> BTW, this kind of issue *really* demonstrates the need for regression
> tests for the utilities, doesn't it :)
> I'd love to propose utility regression tests (and 100% working test
> suites!) as new features to aim for in SWORD 1.6.1 :)

I'm working on a regression for osis2mod. I have a few different xml  
files I use to test how osis2mod handles valid OSIS constructs that  
have been problematic in the past.

If this were set up as a regression, it would have caught the problem.

In Him,

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