The New Database Compatibility Layer

Max Kanat-Alexander mkanat at
Wed Feb 16 20:28:51 UTC 2005

On Wed, 2005-02-16 at 15:06 -0500, David Miller wrote:
> Do we have a test in the test suite which ensures that all of the DB 
> modules we ship are currently in compliance with the list of required 
> overrides?  (So tinderbox will go red if someone checks in a patch that 
> doesn't update all of them)

	Well, the code *itself* actually checks that all the functions exist,
every time that you instantiate that type of DB. So even developers who
aren't using runtests will see an immediate failure.

	However, having that as part of the testsuite would also be a good

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