On Wed, May 09, 2007 at 08:40:24AM -0400, Andrew Dunstan wrote:
> Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> >Am Mittwoch, 9. Mai 2007 13:46 schrieb Dave Page:
> >  
> >>Can we rename the test please?
> >>    
> >
> >I'm thinking no.  Brain-dead systems should produce brain-dead test 
> >results.
> >
> >  
> Not doing this would seem like sheer bloody-mindedness. We have 
> workarounds for craziness on many systems. Not providing for this will 
> mean that we have to disable the ECPG tests for Vista. I don't see how 
> that helps anyone.


> More seriously, we need to get the ECPG regression test rewritten in C, 
> as was done for the main line regression tests. Maybe we need to factor 
> out some of that into a library so the common code can be used in both 
> programs. At any rate, until this is done we can't run the ECPG tests on 
> MSVC builds.

IIRC, Joachim has at least started work on that. (Unrelated to vista - ecpg
tests are broken on both mingw and msvc for vista)


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