[Twisted-Python] problems with trial and adbapi

Dave Peticolas dave at krondo.com
Sun Sep 19 19:50:51 EDT 2004

On Sun, 2004-09-19 at 12:44, donfu wrote:
> Dear Twisters
> I'm diving into the twisted matrix. Mostly really enjoying it, but 
> sometimes it's a tough ground :)
> Now i'm trying to set up unittests with trial for a small twisted 
> datastore. the store itself works outside of trial, but strange things 
> happen when running the tests.
> The first thing I had to learn, is to explicitly start the dbpool with 
> dbpool.start(). Now the tests work sometimes, but sometimes not. I 
> guess the problem has something to do with adbapi's usage of threads 
> and my using of 'deferredResult()' in the tests.

deferredResult should work just fine, I use it all the
time with db-related tests. Are you calling db.close()
after the tests are done?


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