Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

#230 assigned

Test data sets for utilities

Reported by: Peter Steinle Owned by: Peter Steinle
Priority: trivial Component: ACCESS model
Keywords: UtilsWG Cc:

Description

Guidelines for how to best manage data sets for testing utilities. These data sets and the tests should eventually become the basis of rose-stem tests.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by Peter Steinle

The ultimate aim is to have a complete set of test suites for all utilities. However, given where we are coming from, this will be an evolutionary approach, with tests added and developed from now on.

If test data is small enough then the data can probably be stored under svn.

Larger data sets should be stored under /g/data/test/.... or similar

  • should record the checksums for these files
  • the code owner should have write permission, but that is about all.
    • They should only be updated when the trunk is updated.

There was also a suggestion about using "git annex"

  • files can be stored off-line, not actually within git
  • this is being investigated by BNOC

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by Peter Steinle

Keywords: UtilsWG added

comment:3 Changed 4 years ago by Peter Steinle

Owner: changed from pj to Peter Steinle
Status: newassigned
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