Thanks for the exception explanation - now I understand better what is going on there. Yuriy’s mention about looking in .testrepository gave me the needed piece on how to find out where the failure occurred.
Regards, PCM (Paul Michali) MAIL …..…. p...@cisco.com IRC ……..… pcm_ (irc.freenode.com) TW ………... @pmichali GPG Key … 4525ECC253E31A83 Fingerprint .. 307A 96BB 1A4C D2C7 931D 8D2D 4525 ECC2 53E3 1A83 On May 1, 2014, at 3:09 PM, Kevin L. Mitchell <kevin.mitch...@rackspace.com> wrote: > On Thu, 2014-05-01 at 18:41 +0000, Paul Michali (pcm) wrote: >> So, I tried to reproduce, but I actually see the same results with >> both of these. However, they both show the issue I was hitting, >> namely, I got no information on where the failure was located: > > So, this is pretty much by design. A SystemExit extends BaseException, > rather than Exception. The tests will catch Exception, but not > typically BaseException, as you generally want things like ^C to work > (raises a different BaseException). So, your tests that might possibly > trigger a SystemExit (or sys.exit()) that you don't want to actually > exit from must either explicitly catch the SystemExit or—assuming the > code uses sys.exit()—must mock sys.exit() to inhibit the normal exit > behavior. > > (Also, because SystemExit is the exception that is usually raised for a > normal exit condition, the traceback would not typically be printed, as > that could confuse users; no one expects a successfully executed script > to print a traceback, after all :) > -- > Kevin L. Mitchell <kevin.mitch...@rackspace.com> > Rackspace > > > _______________________________________________ > OpenStack-dev mailing list > OpenStackfirstname.lastname@example.org > http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev _______________________________________________ OpenStack-dev mailing list OpenStackemail@example.com http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev