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runtests: add -o to run test cases in scrambled order #1466

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@bagder bagder commented May 4, 2017

... instead of numerical order.

It might be more sensible to catch errors earlier instead of always running them sequentially.

... instead of numerical order.
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@dfandrich dfandrich commented May 5, 2017

How about calling the option -R to match sort's option to do the same? -o isn't very mnemonic.

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@bagder bagder commented May 5, 2017

A good idea! I couldn't think of good letter so I just picked an unused one, but -R sounds better. I have hope that I will use this locally for a while going forward and if proven successful, I might suggest that we switch this on by default and then we might want the option to instead negative the randomness...

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