[Dev-luatex] Testing luatex

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Aug 24 15:30:11 CEST 2016


On 8/24/2016 2:16 PM, Lars Hamren wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I have downloaded and built luatex 0.95.0. So far so good.
>
> But, how do I test luatex?
>
> Is there a test suite somewhere that checks (almost) everything?

no, if only because you can do almost everything and there is no way to 
predict what used can mess around with node lists in lua

> I can always build some really large documents, and verify them,
> but that just shows that well-behaved code works, and does not guarantee
> full code coverage.

testing documents is okay (here we run a test suite that when passed at 
least indicates that nothing serious is wrong but of course it's never 
complete)

Hans

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