File Runner

A FileRunner is invoked with the command line:

    java fit.FileRunner input-file output-file

This reads the input-file, runs the tests it finds in HtmlTables, and writes an annotated copy to output-file. The program terminates writing counts to stderr:

    29 right, 8 wrong, 0 ignored, 2 exceptions

and then exits with status equal to (wrong+exceptions) which will be 0 if all goes well.

See also WikiRunner.

Runners exist to invoke methods in Parse and Fixture. These are the essential statements from the FileRunner main program:

    Parse tables = new Parse(input);

This is the classic read-eval-print, where all the testing happens in eval.

See the source.


Last edited September 11, 2002
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