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Friday July 06, 2001
11:52 AM


[ #383 ]
A long time I have envied Rocco for his coverage analysis of POE, but I haven't had time to play with it myself. So today I stumbled across this excellent article about code coverage analysis.

I installed it, run it simply on my test cases and got a coverage report, wow, that was simple. Actually it wasn't that simple. The test cases are in different files, so just had a file called that did require $ARGV[0];. But it was still simple. My simple test cases for this project showed a 90% coverage, I was in shock, I had thought 50% or so, (351 out of 3412 lines untested).
Now I just need to find away to do coverage analysis of the C parts for threads .pm. Otherwise I recomend this to everyone who want to make sure thier code runs as it should.