[webkit-dev] run-webkit-tests is moving to parallell testing by default (this weekend)

Eric Seidel eric at webkit.org
Fri Dec 2 23:34:29 PST 2011

On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 6:44 PM, Dirk Pranke <dpranke at chromium.org> wrote:

> some of those tests are taking 10 minutes or more to complete ...
> there's clearly one or more bugs here keeping NRWT from timing out DRT
> properly. Some are almost certainly in NRWT, but I wonder if there are
> things in the o/s or in DRT's implementation that are being serialized
> as well?

Are you suggesting this has something to do with using more than one
child process?  Mac has used NRWT by default for months now. :)

The bots are showing faster times with parallel execution now enabled.
 So I suspect this 10-minute timeout problem has existed for a while.

Please file a bug.


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