After the first month of work, in his grant, Chad reports the following news:
have been working with Ricardo Signes, and other members of the
community to fine-tune the project Out of these discussions have come the
- Test-Stream is being split into 2 parts, only 1 part applies to this grant, and it is going to be called 'Test2'.
- Several parts of Test-Stream (now Test2) have been changed based on feedback
- Several packages have been reorganized or renamed.
makes the name of the grant ironically incorrect as Test2 is the part
of Test-Stream that applies, and it is now a separate package.
Other developments on the grant:
I have also published tools and results for comparing the blead test suite output between the new and old versions: https://github.com/exodist/blead_stream_diff
This work has already produced results and found a couple places where
TAP output differed unintentionally, these bugs have all been fixed.
this point the punch-list items are largely blocked on external input
from other people who have volunteered to verify my work and findings.