Opened 15 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#2274 defect closed invalid (invalid)

Twisted test suite is too slow

Reported by: Jean-Paul Calderone Owned by:
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: core Keywords: tests
Cc: Jonathan Lange, Thijs Triemstra Branch:


This is a tracking ticket for specific issues which make the Twisted test suite take more than two minutes to run.

Please add comments related to that topic here.

Change History (7)

comment:1 Changed 15 years ago by Jean-Paul Calderone

One issue which probably contributes to this problem is the vast amount of memory allocated by the tests. This is also a problem in its own right, since it sometimes causes tests to fail when they are run on a host with less than a couple gigs of RAM. I have created #2275 for problems related to this.

comment:2 Changed 15 years ago by Jonathan Lange

Cc: Jonathan Lange added

Stupid process spawning is another issue. Conch is particularly guilty.

comment:3 Changed 15 years ago by Jonathan Lange

Keywords: tests added

comment:4 Changed 13 years ago by Thijs Triemstra

Cc: Thijs Triemstra added

Running trial twisted on a device with limited memory like an IPod touch isn't working due to memory issues, it dies halfway.

comment:5 Changed 12 years ago by Glyph

Owner: changed from Glyph to Jean-Paul Calderone

comment:6 Changed 12 years ago by Jean-Paul Calderone

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

Okay, that was fun. Tracking tickets are silly, anyway. If I were to do this over, I'd probably make it a wiki page instead.

The Twisted test suite isn't super fast these days, but it's a lot faster than it was. Tickets like #2201 need to be resolved for the overarching issue to be addressed. I don't think this ticket adds anything to the process.

comment:7 Changed 11 years ago by <automation>

Owner: Jean-Paul Calderone deleted
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