Wine automated testing update

André Hentschel nerv at
Thu Jun 21 13:44:24 CDT 2012

Am 21.06.2012 16:21, schrieb Francois Gouget:
> On Wed, 1 Feb 2012, Jeremy White wrote:
> [...]
>> However, Alexandre has persuaded me that we should first explore
>> integrating the functionality into the existing WineTestBot,
>> as that would allow us to have a very simple clean web page, and would
>> also allow us to integrate most cleanly with Alexandre's back end tools.
>> Of course, WineTestBot is Perl code, and my Perl fu is low.  So I have
>> recently asked Francois to help with that effort as well.
>> So the basic plan is as follows:
> [...]
>>   2.  If so, modify WineTestBot to use qemu instead of vmware.
>>         (This is 'easy' because the WineTestBot code nicely isolates
>>         the VM functions, but 'hard', because VMWare provides some
>>         APIs that may have to be replicated).
> So I have finally found the time to get started on this. Yay!
> It's not done yet but I figure it's time for me to give a status report 
> and ask some questions.
> ...
> --- Patches
> My code is far from ready for commits but I stumbled upon a few fixes. 
> Where should I send those?

I'd suggest to move the code at some point over to with Francois as committer, so everybody can work on it in the normal ways.
Testbot became a must-have very quickly and needs improvements now, so having at in a central place just makes sense.


Best Regards, André Hentschel

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