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From Avik Sengupta <avik.sengu...@itellix.com>
Subject Re: Getting lots of /tmp/*.xls on Brutus
Date Wed, 14 Jul 2004 13:43:20 GMT
Yeah it did. We usually try to keep 1.2 compatibility .. but I dont know
how important it is any more.. needs discussion on the dev list, I
suppose. 

Regards
-
Avik


On Mon, 2004-07-12 at 21:01, Adam R. B. Jack wrote:
> Did my suggestion of :
> 
> http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.3/docs/api/java/io/File.html#createTempFile(java.lang.String,%20java.lang.String,%20java.io.File)
> 
> Make it to this list? If you could pass a third parameter of './tmp' or
> './test/tmp' or something, then Gump would automatically clean up. Also,
> wouldn't this be a nicer place for human users to look?
> 
> regards,
> 
> Adam
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Rainer Klute" <klute@rainer-klute.de>
> To: "POI Developers List" <poi-dev@jakarta.apache.org>
> Sent: Sunday, July 11, 2004 10:22 PM
> Subject: Re: Getting lots of /tmp/*.xls on Brutus
> 
> 
> > Am So, den 11.07.2004 schrieb acoliver@apache.org um 8:23:
> > > It is deliberately this way.  You need to delete the unit tests after
> > > running the test target.  They are left there because how the heck could
> yo=
> > > u
> > > test if the files where valid otherwise?
> >
> > You could compare the generated files with files that are known to be
> > correct and contain the expected result. Such a scenario could be set up
> > as follows:
> >
> > 1. Run the test with a switch "do not compare".
> > 2. Manually load the generated file into the target application (Word,
> > Excel etc.) and ensure that it is correct.
> > 3. Move the generated file to a directory with "should be" files.
> > 4. Future test runs use the file to compare with the files they generate
> > themselves and remove the latter if the comparison yielded equality.
> >
> > (HPSF does it similarly.)
> >
> >
> > > Maybe we should add a delete /tmp/*.xls to the gump target?  I doubt
> that
> > > any gump instances have other uses for xls files in the temp directory
> >
> > This could be done, too.
> >
> >
> > Best regards
> > Rainer Klute
> >
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