[darcs-users] interactive trackdown

Steffen Schuldenzucker sschuldenzucker at uni-bonn.de
Sun Mar 11 22:20:43 UTC 2012

On 03/09/2012 10:05 PM, Michael Hendricks wrote:
 > [...]
> I propose that 'trackdown --interactive' pause for each patch and ask
> the user "Does this version work correctly? [yn]"  If the user answers
> 'y', it's treated the same as the test passing.  If he answers 'n',
> it's treated as a test failure.  Darcs would also have to indicate the
> temporary directory where the code resides, so the user knows where to
> test.  There would also be a 'q' command to stop the trackdown early.

Stupid question: Couldn't you get this behaviour by just providing a 
strange test script (like: compile, open web browser & open X dialog 
"does this look nice")?

-- Steffen

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