[Catalyst] Automated testing?

Amiri Barksdale amiribarksdale at gmail.com
Tue Apr 20 00:49:13 GMT 2010

On Sun, Apr 18, 2010 at 08:22:56AM -0700, Bill Moseley wrote:
| I have a cron job that watches for changes to SVN, and when found the cron
| script exports the code and runs the tests.  The idea is to notify
| developers if they check in code that causes testing to fail.
| I'd like to move away from using my custom scripts to a more generic tool
| that will do automated testing for all our packaged Perl code, not just the
| Catalyst apps.  (Since the Catalyst app is just another Perl distribution).
|  Perhaps something similar to what cpan testers use where email
| notifications are sent but also provide a web-based history of testing.
| Do you do anything similar?  Anyone using Smolder and/or SmokeRunner::Multi
| or other standard tools for their in-house code?

I can recommend Smolder--it's pretty nice. I have it hooked up to an svn
commit hook so when people commit it uploads using smolder_smoke_signal.


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