[Zodb-checkins] SVN: ZODB/trunk/README.txt Merge rev 40230 from the 3.6 branch.

Tim Peters tim.one at comcast.net
Fri Nov 18 12:21:20 EST 2005

Log message for revision 40231:
  Merge rev 40230 from the 3.6 branch.
  Testing from a checkout is different than testing from a
  distribution now.  Explain the differences.  Removed the
  business about fiddling PYTHONPATH, because it shouldn't
  be needed (and isn't for me ;-)).

  U   ZODB/trunk/README.txt

Modified: ZODB/trunk/README.txt
--- ZODB/trunk/README.txt	2005-11-18 17:19:17 UTC (rev 40230)
+++ ZODB/trunk/README.txt	2005-11-18 17:21:19 UTC (rev 40231)
@@ -92,13 +92,15 @@
 This should now make all of ZODB accessible to your Python programs.
+Testing for Developers
-ZODB comes with a large test suite that can be run from the source
-directory before ZODB is installed.  The simplest way to run the tests
+When working from a ZODB checkout, do an in-place build instead::
+    % python setup.py build_ext -i
+followed by::
     % python test.py -v
 This command will run all the tests, printing a single dot for each
@@ -120,17 +122,7 @@
-To test the build, first build the externals and add the src dir to
-    % python setup.py build_ext -i
-    % export PYTHONPATH=`pwd`/src:$PYTHONPATH
-Then run the test script::
-    % python test.py

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