[Zope3-dev] Re: SVN: zc.zope3recipes/trunk/ - Implemented partial windows support

Martijn Faassen faassen at startifact.com
Thu Aug 16 08:25:23 EDT 2007

Philipp von Weitershausen wrote:
> This is a surprise to me, having worked on zc.zope3recipes recently. All 
> tests pass here (though I'm on MacOSX, haven't tested Linux yet):
> philipp at bender:~/dev/zc.zope3recipes$ bin/test -v
> Running tests at level 1
> Running unit tests:
>   Running:
> ....................................................
>   Ran 52 tests with 0 failures and 0 errors in 1 minutes 8.928 seconds.
> Can you please elaborate on how the tests break for you?

I can confirm that these seem to run on my Linux box as well. I'm 
checking out Roger's windows  work - thanks Roger, came at the right 
time for me. :)

>>   I totaly dislike it that we do not have
>>   a trunk centric development because this will make sure that we can 
>> run   tests over at least a minimal set of core components. I'm sure 
>> that we
>>   sometimes later will switch back to a trunk development. 
> This discussion doesn't really belong in a checkin comment :).
>>   I really believe that development and distribution are two different 
>>   things we mix together right now in our development process.
> The "balkanization" of Zope 3 reflects the way we like to look at it 
> nowadays: a set of libraries. Development and distribution aren't 
> completely unrelated: they meet when you make a release. Being able to 
> have individual release cycles for packages will give us lots of 
> freedom. In fact it already has.

I also support the splitting up of Zope into separate projects and have 
experienced some of the benefits. That said, we'll be having a bumpy 
ride for a while yet as we continue to work out procedures to handle 
this new way of development.



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