Changes between Version 20 and Version 21 of Building/RunningTests


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Timestamp:
Jan 8, 2009 8:10:00 PM (6 years ago)
Author:
duncan
Comment:

document THREADS and CLEANUP vars

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    22= GHC Test framework = 
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    4 NOTE: you need Python (any version >= 1.5 will probably do) in order 
    5 to use the testsuite. 
     4NOTE: you need GNU make and Python (any version >= 1.5 will probably do) in order 
     5to use the testsuite. If you want to run the testsuite in parallel then you need Python 2.5.2 or later. 
    66 
    77If you have not checked out the test suite, first run: 
     
    4848        make EXTRA_HC_OPTS='+RTS -K32M -RTS'  
    4949}}} 
     50 
     51To save disk space you can have temporary files deleted after each test: 
     52{{{ 
     53        make CLEANUP=1 
     54}}} 
     55 
     56If you have python 2.5.2 or later then you can run the testsuite in parallel: 
     57{{{ 
     58        make THREADS=2 
     59}}} 
     60 
    5061For more details, see below. 
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