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# Line 109  distribution for a new release. Line 109  distribution for a new release.
109  . Run ./autogen.sh to ensure everything is up-to-date.  . Run ./autogen.sh to ensure everything is up-to-date.
110    
111  . Compile and test with many different config options, and combinations of  . Compile and test with many different config options, and combinations of
112    options. The maint/ManyConfigTests script now encapsulates this testing.    options. Also, test with valgrind by running "RunTest valgrind" and
113      "RunGrepTest valgrind" (which takes quite a long time). The script
114      maint/ManyConfigTests now encapsulates this testing. It runs tests with
115      different configurations, and it also runs some of them with valgrind, all of
116      which can take quite some time.
117    
118  . Run perltest.pl on the test data for tests 1, 4, 6, 11, and 12. The output  . Run perltest.pl on the test data for tests 1, 4, 6, 11, and 12. The output
119    should match the PCRE test output, apart from the version identification at    should match the PCRE test output, apart from the version identification at
120    the start of each test. The other tests are not Perl-compatible (they use    the start of each test. The other tests are not Perl-compatible (they use
121    various PCRE-specific features or options).    various PCRE-specific features or options).
122    
 . Test with valgrind by running "RunTest valgrind". There is also "RunGrepTest  
   valgrind", though that takes quite a long time.  
   
123  . It is possible to test with the emulated memmove() function by undefining  . It is possible to test with the emulated memmove() function by undefining
124    HAVE_MEMMOVE and HAVE_BCOPY in config.h, though I do not do this often. You    HAVE_MEMMOVE and HAVE_BCOPY in config.h, though I do not do this often. You
125    may see a number of "pcre_memmove defined but not used" warnings for the    may see a number of "pcre_memmove defined but not used" warnings for the
# Line 323  others are relatively new. Line 324  others are relatively new.
324  Philip Hazel  Philip Hazel
325  Email local part: ph10  Email local part: ph10
326  Email domain: cam.ac.uk  Email domain: cam.ac.uk
327  Last updated: 02 August 2011  Last updated: 11 October 2011

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