[LLVMdev] Validating LLVM
regehr at cs.utah.edu
Tue Nov 11 12:41:54 PST 2008
> validation runs. That way you get the benefits of random testing
> without spurious changes in validation status dependent on randomly
> generated tests.
Sounds great. I'm not trying to push random testing on people who don't
want it, but I think it is useful to the LLVM project and it's not clear
that I have the resources to keep doing it myself indefinitely.
The tools are, I think, to the point where they can be pushed into an
automated build/test loop, which is what I'm aiming for. If this testing
is done continuously and for several targets then more regressions can be
squashed while they're fresh.
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