[webkit-dev] Skipping Flakey Tests
eric at webkit.org
Wed Sep 23 23:09:10 PDT 2009
Alexey and I have been discussing if WebKit should add flakey tests to
Alexey asked that I bring the discussion to a larger audience.
- Buildbots stay green.
- Red bots/tests means your change caused an error.
- Skipped tests may be more likely to be forgotten (and thus never fixed).
What does WebKit think? Should we skip flakey tests which can't be
resolved in a timely manner (and instead track issues via bugs) as
WebKit policy? Or should we reserve the skipped list for other
conditions (like bugs in the OS)?
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